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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
Founded1836
HQAlphen aan den Rijn, NL
Websitewolterskluwer.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)17,667
Job Openings381
Revenue (FY, 2017)€4.4 B(+3%)

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, Den Haag, Rotterdam, Venlo and in 136 other locations
Alphen aan den Rijn, NL (HQ)
2 Zuidpoolsingel
Alphen aan den Rijn, NL
3 Pr. Margrietlaan
Den Haag, NL
Lange Voorhout 84
Hoevelaken, NL
9 De Beek
Hoorn, NL
46 Noorderstraat
Nijehaske, NL
27A Businesspark Friesland-West
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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 Legal & Regulatory Partners with Global Innovators to Tackle Top Issues in Legal Industry

RIVERWOODS, Ill., Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of professionals around the world are gearing up for legal innovation at Global Legal Hackathon 2019 to advance the legal industry worldwide – and Wolters Kluwer is at the center. As global sponsor of the legal innovation community...

Wolters Kluwer Opens Registration for Webinar Series Focused on Consent to Treatment

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced that registration is open for its 2019 three-part webinar series to help healthcare professionals understand the complex questions and legal issues surrounding consent to treatment. The author...

BBVA Compass selects Wolters Kluwer OneSumX for regulatory reporting

BBVA Compass has chosen Wolters Kluwer’s OneSumX for Regulatory Reporting to provide regulatory repo...

Wolters Kluwer Leader to Participate in Above the Law and Evolve the Law Panel During Legal Week New York

NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. Vice President and General Manager of Legal Markets and Innovation Dean Sonderegger will participate in Above the Law and Evolve the Law's panel "How to Build a Better Tech Show". The panel will take place...

Infection Surveillance Solutions Market Current and Future Demand 2019-2025 with Top Leading Players - Becton, Dickinson and Company, Premier Inc., Wolters Kluwer N.V., TRUVEN Health Analytics

Summary:Infection Surveillance Solutions market is segmented on the basis of technology, into barcode and RFID. The autonomous and reference laboratories segment is projected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period. Report examines market and aims at estimating size and future growth…

Wolters Kluwer Launches Leading Edge Webinar Series on Legal Education

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced that registration is open for the Leading Edge Webinar Series on legal education. Featuring top experts and innovators in the field, the series will cover timely topics impacting law schools...
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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, Den Haag, Rotterdam, Venlo and in 136 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wolters Kluwer have?

    Wolters Kluwer has 147 offices.