Welcome to Flare HR

The Flare Story

We offer unrivaled technical expertise and experience in building contemporary enterprise HR, Payroll and Financial Wellness platforms for businesses of all sizes. At Flare, we have assembled some of the world’s leading domain experts to support our best in class product. Our team has an unprecedented track record of success, having won five consecutive Best of the Best Employer Awards by Aon Hewitt and HR CEO of the Year awards by AHRI. We want to leverage this capability to help you achieve your purpose.

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Our Mission

We transform employee engagement and create purpose in the workplace while empowering employees to take ownership of their financial wellbeing.

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Our Values

People First

Our employees come first. We openly encourage each and every employee to hold us accountable. Regardless of your position we want you to feel welcome and valued. Every employee has the power and the responsibility to make decisions and shape the direction of the company.



Our aim is to be 100% transparent. Proactively sharing information fosters trust and drives smarter decision-making. We learn from our mistakes, and at the same time we celebrate our victories so we all can learn from our experiences.

Courage To Innovate

We want to change the world. We have a growth mindset and a willingness to learn. We aim to revolutionise the lives of our customers with our amazing Flare solutions. We won’t take no for an answer.

Shared Success

Teamwork is important to us. Our achievements cannot be done without the support and contribution from all of our talented team members. We want to win together and your win is our success.


Meet The Flare Team

Dan Cohen - Managing Director Flare
Dan Cohen Managing Director & Co-Founder
Daniel founded Park Assist, raising $15m of venture capital to build a global IoT business across 15 countries before exiting to TKH Group in 2013. Prior to that, he was an investment banker with Goldman Sachs in Sydney, Australia.
James Windon Managing Director & Co-Founder
Previously, James was the co-founder of Brigade, a social network for voters whose mission is to build technology that modernises democracy. Prior to Brigade, James served as President of Facebook Causes, the world’s largest platform for activism with over 200 million users. 
Colin Mierowsky Solutions Architect & Co-Founder
Colin has been in the IT industry since 1976. He worked for Dimension Data before leaving in 2001 to work at the Solution Development Centre at Microsoft working on large commercial and government systems. Before Flare, he was the Lead Software Architect for MacromatiX.
Liz Crawford Chief Technology & Product Officer
Liz cofounded two startups in the US, completed a PhD specialising in artificial intelligence from Carnegie Mellon University, and spent more than five years as chief technology officer at subscription box company Birchbox.
Richard Breden Chief Customer Officer
Richard was the founder of HR software platform enableHR, and brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and customer success insight to Flare.
Jim Matheson Chief Marketing Officer
Jim joined Flare from Australian marketplace hipages, where he served as vice president of marketing and growth for two years. He previously led marketing teams through growth at US-based companies SuccessFactors and BlueJeans.


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