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Wolters Kluwer Leaders Recognized for their Influence in the Accounting Profession; Tax & Accounting North America CEO Jason Marx Named a 2018 Most Influential Person

September 12, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 12, 2018--Wolters Kluwer leadership and expertise have been recognized nationally among the top in the profession by Accounting Today. Jason Marx, CEO of Tax & Accounting North America (TAA NA) has been named to the Top Most Influential People list and Jim McGinnis, EVP and GM, TAA NA Medium and Large Firm segment, Mark Friedlich, Senior Director, Global Content Assets, TAA NA Corporate Indirect segment and Mark Luscombe, Principal Analyst, TAA NA been named to the Ones to Watch list.

According to Accounting Today, “The changes currently under way in the profession are so significant that the decisions [these leaders] make now and in the coming years and months will have repercussions that will be felt for decades to come.”

Visionary Leadership and Deep Domain Expertise

As one of the ‘Most Influential People’, Marx was honored for being in-tune to the needs of today’s professionals. As a ‘One to Watch’, McGinnis was recognized for helping to bring to market solutions that leverage the latest technology, Friedlich for his tax expertise and advisory role to Congress on the tax reform legislation and Luscombe for his deep domain knowledge on the nuances within the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

“It is an honor to lead a team who are driven to help professionals deliver deep impact when it matters most,” said Marx. “This recognition by Accounting Today validates that we are delivering on our commitment to help our customers thrive in a world of change.”

Recently, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting (TAA) delivered many innovative solutions including seamlessly integrating tax research content with accounting software through CCH AnswerConnect and enhancing the client collaboration solutions and engagement preparations of its Integrated Audit Approach. In addition, TAA solutions received industry awards and accolades including top placement among the Accounting Today Top New Products of 2018 list and the 2018 Accounting Firm Operations and Technology Survey, and multiple 2018 American STEVIE® awards for best new products including a GOLD for CCH® ProSystem fx Engagement and a BRONZE for CCH® Axcess Data Insights.

TAA’s innovative solutions and exemplary expertise will be on display at the CCH Connections User Conference, October 21-24 in Miami.

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY). For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www.wolterskluwer.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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CONTACT: Wolters Kluwer

MARISA WESTCOTT

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or

NICOLE YOUNG

347-931-1055

N.Young@wolterskluwer.com

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