Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting CEO Karen
Abramson has been named as among the most powerful women in the
accounting profession by CPA Practice Advisor. This is the fifth
time Abramson has earned a spot on the list that recognizes female
leaders who are making the greatest impact on the tax and accounting
As the CEO of Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting, a leading global provider
of information, software and integrated workflow solutions for tax,
accounting and audit professionals, Abramson leads 6600 employees
worldwide, across North America, Europe, AsiaPacific, and Brazil. Since
joining the Tax & Accounting division, Karen Abramson has launched
award-winning products, held global customer forums, and driven
technology and innovation across the organization.
According to CPA
Practice Advisor, women’s leadership coupled with rapidly advancing
technologies, is resulting in a dramatic transformation of the
profession that is more agile and better serves the thriving, U.S.
In addition to her honor by CPA Practice Advisor, Abramson’s
accomplishments have been recognized by the Stevie Women in Business
Award, and by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Most
Influential People in Accounting.
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,
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