Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting division CEO Karen Abramson has been honored with the Woman of the Year award by the Business Intelligence Group in their 2019 BIG Awards for Business. Abramson was recognized for fostering a culture of innovation and bringing to market groundbreaking expert solutions that help firms leverage digital transformation. Launched in 2012, the BIG Awards for Business offer companies in all verticals, their products, their people, and their tactics a chance to be globally recognized for superior performance.
“I am honored to receive this prestigious award, which I see as a recognition of the entire team at Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting,” said Karen Abramson, CEO, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting. “I am quite fortunate to have a highly motivated and innovative team that works tirelessly for our customers. Their actions inspire me every day.”
For years, Karen Abramson has launched award-winning products and driven technology and innovation forward across multiple Wolters Kluwer divisions. Abramson motivates her teams by always helping them ‘find the yes’ in challenges and by encouraging consistent product enhancements that combine technology innovations like artificial intelligence and machine learning with deep domain expertise to help firms and businesses be more efficient and productive.
“We have been able to consistently launch groundbreaking products geared toward accountants and financial experts because of our relentless drive to understand customer wants and needs while today and in the future. None of this would be possible without the collaborative efforts of our entire global tax and accounting team,” added Abramson.
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. The original open source awards program, the BIG Awards for Business was first launched in 2012. This diverse industry awards program offers companies, their products, their people and their tactics a chance to be globally recognized by panels of business veterans and leaders. The BIG Awards for Business reward companies of various sizes (start-up, small, large) in all major verticals.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the healthcare; tax and accounting; governance, risk and compliance; and legal and regulatory sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2018 annual revenues of €4.3 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.
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