Wolters Kluwer NV engages in the provision of information, software solutions, and services for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, finance, risk and compliance, and legal sectors. It operates through the following segments: Health; Tax and Accounting; Governance, Risk and Compliance; and Legal and Regulatory. The Health segment offers evidence based clinical decision support, medical, nursing and allied health content, medical research platform, and nursing prectice solutions. The Tax and Accounting segment provides configurable solutions for internal audit, controls, and analytics. The Governance, Risk and Compliance segment distributes legal compliance services, enterprise-wide legal management, and regulatory and operational compliance solutions that leverage workflow, analytics, and reporting capabilities. The Legal and Regulatory segment develops software, vital information, analytics, and integrated workflow solutions that help customers streamline complex legal and regulatory compliance requirements. The company was founded by Jan-Berend Wolters and Æbele Everts Kluwer in 1836 and is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.