Company Background

MAUS Business Systems is a leading publisher of innovative management software and learning programs targeted to the small to medium sized business sector. It publishes one of the largest ranges of management software titles in the world. These multi – award winning business tools are now being used by more than 60,000 companies around the globe. The company also develops nationally accredited training programs and has sold resources to educational institutions such as universities and tertiary educational centres around the world.

With our experience and expertise we have continued to produce multi award-winning products plus a range of technology and services to help business advisors and SME’s achieve exceptional results.

MAUS has a compilation of tools we have developed in co-operation with leading industry experts in fields ranging from HR, QA and Health & Safety to Planning, Financial, Valuation & Succession Planning.

MAUS is also a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and offers educational development programs for businesses looking to enhance the skill sets of their employees. The MAUS Institute currently offers a Certificate IV in Frontline Management and a Diploma in Business Management.

The company also offers international training programs and is currently conducting an Accredited Executive Masters of Entrepreneurship across educational institutions throughout Asia.

About the founder

Peter Hickey is a worldwide leading SME expert. He has been active in buying and selling businesses over the years, and has a passion for helping business owners achieve their goals.

Peter founded MAUS Business Systems in 1990. He successfully built the company from a one-man business to a multi-million dollar concern and sold it to a multi-billion dollar publisher.

Peter Hickey is a bestselling author and creator of a wide range of business support material. He is especially known for his bestselling book on Business Planning. In 1999, Peter Hickey won the Ernst & Young NSW “Entrepreneur of the Year” award.

In 2066 Peter re-acquired MAUS Business Systems. He has since acquired several other businesses to add to the portfolio including  a corporate advisory and an educational division. Peter has been active as an international consultant and trainer, providing his services to a large number of companies across four continents.

Awards & Accolades

National Small Business Champion

MAUS Business Systems is recognised as a Business Champion in IT. The company was recently awarded the 2013 Winner of Information Technology at the Australian Small Business Awards. The Australian Small Business Champion Awards is the only national program of its kind to recognise the achievements and performances of small businesses.

2013 Best Software Product

Another accolade was also recently added as MAUS Business Systems’ product the ‘MAUS Hub’ was selected as the 2013 Winner of The Australian Business Award for Best Software Product in its industry classification.

The Australian Business Award for Best Software Product recognises market-leading software products that demonstrate overall product superiority offering a point of difference from their competitors. The award marks an outstanding achievement and commitment to business and product excellence.