United Kingdom


Executive introduction

In any organisation people are vital. Worldwide we employ over 380 staff, but here are some of our senior executives.

Michael Howard - Founder and Managing DirectorMichael Howard, founder Frontier Software 
Michael founded Frontier Software in 1983 to deliver Human Resource and Payroll software from the first office in Melbourne, Australia.

Michael concentrates on worldwide expansion that now includes offices in 7 countries. In May 2014, Michael celebrated the 31 year company anniversary in Melbourne, Australia.

Steve Pritchet - Finance Director
Steve worked for one of Frontier Software's first customers in the UK and selected the Chris product for them. He was invited to join the board of Frontier Software in 2001 to temper Michael's entrepreneurial instinct with good financial controls.

Brian Fehsenfeld - Director, Australia & New Zealand
Brian joined the New Zealand board when Frontier Software opened their Wellington office in 1990. He became a director of the Australian company in 2002

Nick Southcombe - General Manager, Australia
Nick joined Frontier Software in June 2007 and is responsible for our Australia operation.


HR & Payroll
Comprehensive Human Resource Integrated Solution Click to read more »
Chris 21 - Comprehensive Human Resource Integrated Solution
Self Service
Create a virtual HR office & realise significant savings Click to read more »
HR 21 - Employee and Manager Self Service
Recruitment Management
Effective management of applicants Click to read more »
Effective management of applicants
Time and Attendance
Capturing attendance from multiple time recording devices
Click to read more »
TA 21 - Time & Attendance
Learning & Development
Tools to manage an entire staff training programme Click to read more »
LD 21 - Learning & Development
Performance Management
Vital for both staff development and business growth Click to read more »
EPM 21 - Performance Management (e-Performance)
E-claim / Expenses
Self service expense claims management Click to read more »
ECL 21 - E-claim / Expenses
Human Resources Dashboard
Powerful tool for communicating critical information Click to read more »
DSH 21 - Human Resources Dashboard