Wolters Kluwer is a global information services company, that provides information, software and services to legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance and healthcare professionals. The Company's four operating divisions are based on strategic customer segments: Health, Tax & Accounting, Governance, Risk & Compliance, and Legal & Regulatory. Wolters Kluwer's product portfolio offers software tools coupled with content and services that enable its customers to make evidence-based decisions, through workflow management solutions, regulatory information, analytics and reporting, tailored to the specifics of their industry.

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TypePublic
HQAlphen aan den Rijn, NL
Founded1836
Size (employees)17,667 (est)-7%
Websitewolterskluwer.com
Wolters Kluwer was founded in 1836 and is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, NL
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Key People/Management at Wolters Kluwer

Andres Sadler

Andres Sadler

CEO, Global Business
Corinne Saunders

Corinne Saunders

CEO, Emerging & Developing Markets Wolters Kluwer
Nancy McKinstry

Nancy McKinstry

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board
Stacey Caywood

Stacey Caywood

CEO, Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory Solutions
Richard Flynn

Richard Flynn

CEO of Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance Solutions
Karen Abramson

Karen Abramson

CEO, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting
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Wolters Kluwer Office Locations

Wolters Kluwer has offices in Alphen aan den Rijn, Bellevue, Front Royal, Sandy and in 134 other locations
Alphen aan den Rijn, (HQ)
2 Zuidpoolsingel
Alphen aan den Rijn,
3 Pr. Margrietlaan
Hoevelaken,
9 De Beek
Hoorn,
46 Noorderstraat
Nijehaske,
27A Businesspark Friesland-West
Rotterdam,
219 Vissersdijk
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Wolters Kluwer Financials and Metrics

Wolters Kluwer Revenue

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Wolters Kluwer's revenue was reported to be €4.42 b in FY, 2017 which is a 2.9% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2017)

4.4b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

2.9%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

3.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

69.8%

Net income (FY, 2017)

671.0m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

869.0m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

1.0b

EV

14.1b
Annual
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.7b4.2b4.3b4.4b

Revenue growth, %

15%2%3%

Cost of goods sold

1.2b1.3b1.3b1.3b

Gross profit

2.5b2.9b3.0b3.1b
Half Year
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

Revenue

2.0b2.0b2.2b

EBIT

281.0m317.0m396.0m

EBIT margin, %

14%16%18%

Net Income

162.0m199.0m266.0m
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

5.4b812.0m940.0m1.0b

Accounts Receivable

1.2b1.3b1.4b1.3b

Inventories

120.0m140.0m118.0m95.0m

Current Assets

1.9b2.3b2.5b2.7b
Annual
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

474.0m423.0m490.0m671.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

332.0m385.0m360.0m396.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

663.0m843.0m927.0m940.0m

Cash From Investing Activities

(340.0m)(373.0m)(669.0m)(409.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

84.0m96.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

340.0m366.0m441.0m

Free Cash Flow

265.0m345.0m
EURY, 2017

EV/EBIT

16.2 x

EV/CFO

15 x

EV/FCF

19.3 x

Revenue/Employee

238.4k

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
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Wolters Kluwer Operating Metrics

Wolters Kluwer's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 79.6 k in FY, 2015.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Mar, 2018Q1, 2018

Enterprise Customers

79.58 k

Countries

180 180 180 180

Customers (Healthcare professionals)

1 m1 m

Customers (Accounting firms)

210 k800 k
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Wolters Kluwer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Emmi SolutionsOctober 04, 2016$170 m
CPE linkJune 01, 2016
EnablonMay 31, 2016$250 m
Acclipse
DataCert
Effacts
FinArch
FRSGlobal
Profsoft Tecnologia S.A.
SmartLaw Media
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Wolters Kluwer Revenue Breakdown

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Wolters Kluwer revenue breakdown by business segment: 20.7% from Legal & Regulatory , 24.4% from Governance, Risk & Compliance, 28.4% from Tax & Accounting and 26.4% from Health

Wolters Kluwer revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.0% from Asia Pacific, 61.0% from North America, 31.0% from Europe and 2.0% from Other

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Wolters Kluwer Online and Social Media Presence

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Wolters Kluwer News and Updates

Wolters Kluwer Introduces New Resource on Cybersecurity Best Practices

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced the launch of "Cybersecurity in the Digital Age: Tools, Techniques, & Best Practices," now available online and in print through its acclaimed legal research platform, Cheetah™. Authored by an...

Wolters Kluwer Introduces 2019 Minimum Wage Information to State Payroll Law Compare Tool

NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. has announced updates to its portfolio of payroll products and services through its State Payroll Law Compare tool, ahead of the new minimum wage rates taking effect January 1, 2019 across many states. With...

Wolters Kluwer Thought Leader to Lead Artificial Intelligence Webinar for International Association for Contract & Commercial Management

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. Vice President and General Manager of Legal Markets and Innovation Dean Sonderegger will lead a webinar for members of the International Association for Contract & Commercial Management (IACCM) on December 13....

MUFG Europe selects Wolters Kluwer for regulatory reporting

MUFG Europe, the European subsidiary of Japan’s Mitsubishi UFJ Group, has chosen Wolters Kluwer’s On...

Wolters Kluwer and CRMnext form strategic partnership

Wolters Kluwer’s Compliance Solutions business has formed a strategic partnership with CRMNEXT in th...

Wolters Kluwer Enhances Kluwer Competition Law Platform with Private Enforcement Case Summaries

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced the addition of European private enforcement case summaries to its online research platform, Kluwer Competition Law, increasing accessibility to expert commentary on the topic. Kluwer Competition ...
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Wolters Kluwer Company Life and Culture

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Wolters Kluwer Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wolters Kluwer founded?

    Wolters Kluwer was founded in 1836.

  • Who are Wolters Kluwer key executives?

    Wolters Kluwer's key executives are Andres Sadler, Corinne Saunders and Nancy McKinstry.

  • How many employees does Wolters Kluwer have?

    Wolters Kluwer has 17,667 employees.

  • What is Wolters Kluwer revenue?

    Latest Wolters Kluwer annual revenue is €4.4 b.

  • What is Wolters Kluwer revenue per employee?

    Latest Wolters Kluwer revenue per employee is €250.3 k.

  • Who are Wolters Kluwer competitors?

    Competitors of Wolters Kluwer include Elsevier, RELX and Springer Nature.

  • Where is Wolters Kluwer headquarters?

    Wolters Kluwer headquarters is located at 2 Zuidpoolsingel, Alphen aan den Rijn.

  • Where are Wolters Kluwer offices?

    Wolters Kluwer has offices in Alphen aan den Rijn, Bellevue, Front Royal, Sandy and in 134 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wolters Kluwer have?

    Wolters Kluwer has 141 offices.