Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a global information services company. The Company provides information, software, and services that help legal, tax, finance, and healthcare professionals make their most critical decisions effectively and with confidence. It serves legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare markets. Among the Company's market-leading solutions are Taxprep, Cantax, ProSystem fx Practice Management, CCH Engagement, CCH Document, and the IntelliConnect research platform.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Alphen Aan Den Rijn, NL
Founded
1836
Size (employees)
18,318 (est)
Wolters Kluwer was founded in 1836 and is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, NL

Key People/Management at Wolters Kluwer

Andres Sadler

Andres Sadler

CEO, Global Business
Shasha Chang

Shasha Chang

Chief Executive Officer , China
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
Diana Nole

Diana Nole

CEO, Wolters Kluwer Health
Kevin Entricken

Kevin Entricken

CFO and Member of the Executive Board
Dennis M. Cahill

Dennis M. Cahill

Executive Vice President Online Services

Wolters Kluwer Office Locations

Wolters Kluwer has offices in Alphen aan den Rijn, Canberra, Macquarie Park, Melbourne and in 133 other locations
Macquarie Park, AU
2 101 Waterloo Rd
Hasselt, BE
15 Ilgatlaan
Hoegaarden, BE
89 Stoopkensstraat
Waterloo, BE
161 Drève Richelle
Wevelgem, BE
250 Kortrijkstraat
Münster, DE
100 Feldstiege
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Wolters Kluwer Financials and Metrics

Wolters Kluwer Financials

Wolters Kluwer's revenue was reported to be €4.3 b in FY, 2016
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2017)

2.2 b

Net income (H1, 2017)

266 m

EBIT (H1, 2017)

396 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

12 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

41.8

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

940 m

EV

13.9 b
Wolters Kluwer's current market capitalization is €12 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

3.7 b4.2 b4.3 b

Revenue growth, %

15%2%

Cost of goods sold

1.2 b1.3 b1.3 b

Gross profit

2.5 b2.9 b3 b
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

Revenue

2 b2 b2.2 b

EBIT

281 m317 m396 m

EBIT margin, %

14%16%18%

Net Income

162 m199 m266 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

5.4 b812 m940 m

Accounts Receivable

1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b

Inventories

120 m140 m118 m

Current Assets

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

    Net Income

    474 m423 m490 m

    Depreciation and Amortization

    332 m385 m360 m

    Cash From Operating Activities

    663 m843 m927 m

    Capital Expenditures

    (148 m)(188 m)(224 m)
    EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

    Depreciation and Amortization

    84 m96 m

    Cash From Operating Activities

    340 m366 m441 m

    Capital Expenditures

    (101 m)(96 m)

    Free Cash Flow

    265 m345 m
      EURY, 2017

      EV/EBIT

      35.2 x

      EV/CFO

      31.6 x

      EV/FCF

      40.4 x

      Revenue/Employee

      118.7 k
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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, 2016Nov, 2017

      Enterprise Customers

      79.58 k

      Countries

      180180

      Customers (Healthcare professionals)

      1 m1 m

      Customers (Accounting firms)

      210 k800 k
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      Wolters Kluwer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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

      Wolters Kluwer Market Value History

      Wolters Kluwer Revenue Breakdown

      Wolters Kluwer Median Salaries

      Source: 16 public H-1B filings from Wolters Kluwer

      Wolters Kluwer's Web-traffic and Trends

      Wolters Kluwer Online and Social Media Presence

      Wolters Kluwer News and Updates

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions unveil integrated passport claims defense system

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions today announced the release of Law Firm Smart Select functionality for its Passport Claims Defense solution. Passport Claims Defense, an e-billing and matter management software solution for Property & Casual insurers, […]

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions launches #Cybersecurity risk assessment application

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions has released its new Cybersecurity Risk Assessment application. The application “enables Legal, Information Technology and Security departments worldwide to automate on-line risk assessments with their law firm partners using a collaborative […]

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions urges corporate legal departments to address cybersecurity concerns

      September 20, 2017 – Corporate legal departments are particularly vulnerable to law firm risk and should step up their efforts to avoid becoming victim of cyberattacks. That’s according to Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions, which has […]

      Wolters Kluwer Survey Reveals Legal Departments Struggle with Billing and Staffing Guidelines

      Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions, in partnership with Gartner (formerly CEB), has released a study that reveals just 6% of corporate legal departments and insurers believe that their outside counsel and billing guidelines are conducive for […]

      Wolters Kluwer Company Life and Culture

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