Award winning Payroll and HCM Technology


Your multi country payroll solution

Ascender PeoplePay is a highly configurable payroll and human capital management system, with a core focus on making the complex simple. Its multi country capability makes Ascender PeoplePay a leading choice for organisations located in Asia-Pacific, who require local support and compliance knowledge for their geographically dispersed workforces.

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Trusted by brands across the globe

Fully cloud based platform

Designed specifically for mid-market and enterprise organisations in Asia

Tried and tested

Proven capability for complex payroll from 100 to 20,000+ employees

Greater flexibility

Multi-tenant, multi-lingual, multi-currency platform that supports 12 countries natively, and acts as aggregator for another 20 countries

User friendly

Significant investment in user interface / user experience modernisation, feature set enhancement and mobile enablement.

Highly evolved

20+ years of incremental product evolution

Are your employees getting the best user experience?

Introducing PeoplePay Tile Pages – where we make it easy for you to navigate across the PeoplePay platform with graphic tiles, to give you a smoother user experience. The PeoplePay Tile Pages feature is built-in to your Ascender solution, can be set up in a matter of minutes and tailored to your requirements and different types of users. Best of all, this feature is FREE to use!

Key PeoplePay Features

Multi-country, multi-currency and multi-lingual in a single database

Payroll processing / legislative support for 12 countries

Record keeping / payroll data aggregation for 20 other countries

Timesheet / Award Interpreter ‘PayTimer’ function

Mobile ‘Responsive Design‘ for use on any mobile device

End to End Microsoft Application Stack.ASP.NET, C#, MS-SQL

Secure, Scalable and Reliable Cloud Based deployment

SOC 1 Type II compliance with SOC 2 compliance planned for 2021

Ascender is the leading provider of payroll and HR technology in the Asia Pacific region

For over 30 years, we have focused on the prosperity of our clients and their people.

Wherever you do business in Asia, you can rely on Ascender to provide the service and support you need, when you need it. Our technical experts and contact centres deliver local language support for your team. Ascender brings global expertise and local experience to give you the best of both worlds.

Learn more about our fully managed Payroll Services

PeoplePay Customer Stories

Multi-country, multi-currency, multi-lingual. PeoplePay makes the complex simple

People are at the core of everything we do. Our business is built on humans, and we care about what you think, how you feel, and what you do. We set the bar higher and put the passion into providing. We grow your business, enrich your life, and shape your future. We’re not just another company. We’re human, just like you. We are Ascender.

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