Wolters Kluwer’s GRC Solutions division, which provides market leading governance, risk and compliance solutions for finance, risk and legal professionals across the globe, announced today the appointment of Glenn Paredes to the position of executive vice president & general manager of its Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions business. Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions provides comprehensive technology solutions and in-depth data and analytics for legal, compliance, and risk management professionals.
“Our ability to serve the critical legal, compliance, and risk management needs of our customers hinges on strength of vision, innovation and execution,” said Richard Flynn, CEO of Wolters Kluwer GRC Solutions. “As an accomplished software executive, Glenn brings a strong combination of those skills. His broad software industry experience coupled with the strong insights he has developed in his tenure leading Global Operations for Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions, positions him well for success in this role.”
Paredes joined Wolters Kluwer ten months ago as Vice President, Global Operations for ELM Solutions to lead the global operations strategy. Prior to joining Wolters Kluwer, Paredes was Senior Vice President of Operations for Nuance Communications, a multinational software technology company, where he led business operations activities. Before that, he held multiple vice president level roles at EMC Corporation, spanning Global Operations, General Management, R&D, Global Services, Acquisition Integration, and Emerging Markets, among others. Earlier in his career he served as a consultant with various consulting groups, including Dove Consulting and EDS Management Consulting.
Paredes received his MBA from Northeastern University and his bachelor’s degree from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Wolters Kluwer GRC Solutions (GRCS) is a division ofwhich provides legal, finance, risk and compliance professionals and small business owners with a broad spectrum of solutions, services and expertise needed to help manage myriad governance, risk and compliance needs in dynamic markets and regulatory environments.
Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions (formerly Datacert and TyMetrix) is the industry pioneer and global market leader in Enterprise Legal Management software and services. Through comprehensive technology solutions and in-depth data and analytics, Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions helps the largest and best-run legal and claims organizations address the intricate complexities they face and ultimately make better business decisions.
Wolters Kluwer had 2014 annual revenues of €3.7 billion ($4.9 billion), employs 19,000 employees worldwide, and maintains operations in over 170 countries 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.