Wolters Kluwer NV
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January 23, 2012 08:01 ET

Wolters Kluwer Appoints Meg Geldens as New Member of Investor Relations Team

ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - Jan 23, 2012) -

Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals, announced today that Meg Geldens is joining Wolters Kluwer's Investor Relations team as of January 23, 2012.

Meg Geldens has 17 years of experience as a European Media analyst, employed by Credit Suisse First Boston, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Investec Securities and MF Global. She has also worked as a management consultant with Booz Allen & Hamilton and, more recently, as CFO of an electronic publishing start-up.

Boudewijn Beerkens, Chief Financial Officer of Wolters Kluwer, commented on the appointment of Ms. Geldens: "I am very pleased that Meg joins our IR team as her extensive background as media analyst with several firms in London helps strengthen our IR capabilities. Her rich industry expertise will further our efforts to maintain a solid dialogue with the market, enhance transparency, and help analysts and investors deepen their knowledge of Wolters Kluwer."

Ms. Geldens holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor's degree in Government from Dartmouth College at Hanover, N.H., U.S. Ms. Geldens will work together with Mr. Jon Teppo, Vice President, Investor Relations at Wolters Kluwer. She can be reached via ir@wolterskluwer.com.

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a market-leading global information services company. Professionals in the areas of legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare rely on Wolters Kluwer's leading information- enabled tools and software solutions to manage their business efficiently, deliver results to their clients, and succeed in an ever more dynamic world.

Wolters Kluwer had 2010 annual revenues of EUR3.6 billion, employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide, and maintains operations across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

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