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Wolters Kluwer is a company providing professional information, software solutions, and services. The product portfolio comprises software tools coupled with content and services that enable its customers to make decisions through workflow management solutions, regulatory information, analytics, and reporting. The company serves healthcare, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors.
TypePublic
Founded1836
HQAlphen aan den Rijn, NL
Websitewolterskluwer.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)19,200(+5%)
Job Openings1,782
Revenue (FY, 2019)€4.6 B(+9%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)€94.7
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Wolters Kluwer

George Dessing

George Dessing

Executive Vice President, Treasury & Risk
David Gardner

David Gardner

VP, New Product Development
Nancy McKinstry

Nancy McKinstry

CEO & Chairman of the Executive Board
Tom Nestor

Tom Nestor

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Governance, Risk & Compliance
Shasha Chang

Shasha Chang

Chief Executive Officer, China
Meg Geldens

Meg Geldens

Vice President, Investor Relations
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Wolters Kluwer Office Locations

Wolters Kluwer has offices in Alphen aan den Rijn, Amsterdam, Arnhem, Baarn and in 172 other locations
Alphen aan den Rijn, NL (HQ)
2 Zuidpoolsingel
Amsterdam, NL
Jollemanhof 8
Arnhem, NL
Mr. D.U. Stikkerstraat 10
Baarn, NL
Eemweg 2
Den Haag, NL
Lange Vijverberg 3
Den Haag, NL
Lange Voorhout 84
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Wolters Kluwer Financials and Metrics

Wolters Kluwer Revenue

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Wolters Kluwer's revenue was reported to be €4.61 b in FY, 2019 which is a 8.3% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

4.6b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

8.3%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

70%

Net income (FY, 2019)

669.0m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

908.0m

Market capitalization (23-Jul-2021)

24.6b

Closing stock price (23-Jul-2021)

94.7

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

899.0m

EV

26.8b
Wolters Kluwer's current market capitalization is €24.6 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.3b4.4b4.3b4.6b

Revenue growth, %

2%3%(4%)8%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b

Gross profit

3.0b3.1b3.0b3.2b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

2.2b2.0b2.2b

Cost of goods sold

672.0m611.0m672.0m

Gross profit

1.5b1.4b1.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

69%70%70%
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

940.0m1.0b783.0m899.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.4b1.3b1.0b1.1b

Inventories

118.0m95.0m75.0m73.0m

Current Assets

2.5b2.7b2.3b2.5b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

1.0b654.0m828.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.0b889.0m

Inventories

110.0m72.0m76.0m

Current Assets

2.3b1.8b2.2b
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

490.0m671.0m657.0m669.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

360.0m396.0m395.0m475.0m

Inventories

(2.0m)

Accounts Payable

(11.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

266.0m359.0m303.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

190.0m179.0m208.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

342.0m319.0m436.0m

Capital Expenditures

(96.0m)(88.0m)(100.0m)
EURFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

234.6k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

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, 2015Mar, 2018

Enterprise Customers

79.58 k

Customers (Healthcare professionals)

1 m1 m

Customers (Accounting Firms)

210 k800 k

Customers (Legal Professionals)

600 k
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Wolters Kluwer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
LegiswayOctober 31, 2018
eVision Industry SoftwareOctober 30, 2018
CCH TagetikApril 06, 2017
Emmi SolutionsOctober 04, 2016$170 m
CPE linkJune 01, 2016
EnablonMay 31, 2016$250 m
Acclipse
CCH Group
DataCert
Effacts
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Wolters Kluwer Revenue Breakdown

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Wolters Kluwer revenue breakdown by business segment: 20.5% from Legal & Regulatory , 23.2% from Governance, Risk & Compliance, 30.6% from Tax & Accounting and 25.7% from Health

Wolters Kluwer revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.0% from Asia Pacific, 61.0% from North America, 27.0% from Europe and 6.0% from Other

Wolters Kluwer Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Wolters Kluwer Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Wolters Kluwer Online and Social Media Presence

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Wolters Kluwer Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    80/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    95/100

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Wolters Kluwer News and Updates

Wolters Kluwer wins TrustRadius 2021 Top Rated Award for its CCH® Tagetik expert solution

NEW YORK, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services today announced that TrustRadius has recognized its CCH® Tagetik corporate performance management (CPM) expert solution for the office of the CFO with a 2021...

Wolters Kluwer has acquired Vanguard Software

 Wolters Kluwer has acquired Vanguard Software

Wolters Kluwer FRR appoints strategic advisor for Australian expansion

Wolters Kluwer’s Finance, Risk & Regulatory Reporting (FRR) business has appointed Donna-Maree Vinci as a strategic advisor for Australia.

Go Beyond. Be Empowered. Wolters Kluwer announces its CCH® Tagetik inTouch Online 2021

NEW YORK, April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services, will inspire finance leaders at its landmark CCH Tagetik inTouch Online 2021 event to break the status quo and harness the power of their businesses...

Wolters Kluwer GRC appoints Raja Sengupta GM, ELM Solutions

Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) has appointed Raja Sengupta as Executive Vice President and General Manager of its award-winning ELM Solutions business, effective May 3, 2021.

Fast growing Nordhealth Oy chooses Wolters Kluwer and its CCH® Tagetik expert solution to help manage business from a growth, profitability and statutory standpoint

ESPOO, Finland, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services, has signed an agreement with Nordhealth Oy to support them in their growth journey with the implementation of the CCH Tagetik expert solution for...
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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 George Dessing, David Gardner and Nancy McKinstry.

  • How many employees does Wolters Kluwer have?

    Wolters Kluwer has 19,200 employees.

  • What is Wolters Kluwer revenue?

    Latest Wolters Kluwer annual revenue is €4.6 b.

  • What is Wolters Kluwer revenue per employee?

    Latest Wolters Kluwer revenue per employee is €240.2 k.

  • Who are Wolters Kluwer competitors?

    Competitors of Wolters Kluwer include SAI Global, PwC and Capita.

  • 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, Amsterdam, Arnhem, Baarn and in 172 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wolters Kluwer have?

    Wolters Kluwer has 207 offices.