CCH Australia is a member of Wolters Kluwer, a leading national publisher and international services company.
CCH Australia Corporate Profile
- Head office in Sydney
- Established 1968
- Head office for Wolters Kluwer in the Asia Pacific region
- Customers include large international professional firms and a wide range of smaller firms
Leading market share in tax and accounting field
- Reliability of content (including speed of delivery, objectivity of commentary and accuracy of information)
- Breadth and depth of information
- Well-established brands such as The Master Series (eg Master Tax Guide) and the Black & Gold (loose-leaf) series
CCH Growth Strategy
CCH has extended its activities into software, bureau & consulting services.
Organic growth through continued innovative product development and the leveraging of acquisitions and investments to expand product offerings to include workflow tools and non-CCH content
Selective product range growth for compliance tools and practice management systems for core markets (integrated with new partners and family companies)
Consolidation of successful brand position to achieve our objective of being the professionals first choice in our core markets
Continued successful delivery of aggregated information services via the web at www.cch.com.au
Wolters Kluwer is a leading multinational publisher and information services company. Since 1868, Wolters Kluwer companies have been putting knowledge at the fingertips of those who work in the world’s only truly global currency – information.
The Company's core markets are health, corporate services, financial services, tax, accounting, legal, regulation, and education. Wolters Kluwer employs approximately 18,400 people in over 25 countries worldwide and maintains operations across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Wolters Kluwer brands include: Adis, Banker Systems, Bildungsverlag, CCH, Croner, CT, Ipsoa, Kluwer, Lamy, LA LEY, Liber, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Luchterhand, Ovid, Teleroute and Wolters Noordhoff.
For more information, see www.wolterskluwer.com
Leading positions and brands
Wolters Kluwer's market positions are significant, and it is the number 1 or 2 provider of information, software, and services in over 80% of its markets. Across all of its markets, Wolters Kluwer is synonymous with strong, enduring brands such as CCH, the leading provider of tax research and software products in the United States; Ovid, the premier online health service provider; and Kluwer, the leading brand for legal, tax, and regulatory information in the Netherlands.
The worldwide activities of Wolters Kluwer revolve around its professional customers, such as:
Accountants, lawyers, fiscal and tax experts
Human Resources & Employment consultants
Doctors, nurses, and other medical specialists
Banking, insurance, and securities professionals
Teachers, students, and educational institutions
Pharmaceutical companies, pharmacists, and hospitals
Wolters Kluwer is deeply committed to providing its customers with products and services that assist them in making better decisions. The added value of Wolters Kluwer's products contributes directly to the success of its customers. Relationships with customers are built on partnership and co-operation and Wolters Kluwer always works to deliver the right information, at the right time, and in the right medium.
The Professional's First Choice
Wolters Kluwer's vision is to be The Professional's First Choice. In all that Wolters Kluwer does, it strives to provide information, tools, and solutions to help professionals make their most critical decisions effectively and to improve their productivity. Within this vision, Wolters Kluwer builds on its powerful brand and market positions to provide value to its customers through current, accurate, and expert information, leading edge technology and software solutions, and superior customer service.
Strategy for growth and sustained shareholder value
Wolters Kluwer is executing a strategy to deliver improved value to shareholders, as outlined by Chairman of the Executive Board, Nancy McKinstry, during the Strategy Update of September 27, 2006. The key components of the strategy are:
Grow leading positions in core vertical markets
Capture key adjacent customer and market segments
Exploit global scale and scope
Institutionalise operational excellence
Investing to drive profitable growth is Wolters Kluwer's top priority. Investments in growth center on strengthening customer relationships, delivering end-to-end solutions, and expanding online products and services. To read more about Wolters Kluwer's strategy, click here
Alongside our Corporate Office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have a presence in more than 25 countries. Our companies are located in Europe, North America, Australia and Asia, serving customers worldwide.
Wolters Kluwer's activities are organised around six core market groups. This structure not only reflects the breadth of our customer base but also promotes synergy within the group. It enables us to benefit from the wealth of expertise available within Wolters Kluwer as well as the economies of scale of a worldwide enterprise like ours.