RIVERWOODS, Ill., April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business today announced that Teresa Mackintosh has been named Executive Vice President & General Manager of Tax, effective immediately. In this position, Mackintosh will head CCH's Tax business unit serving the needs of tax professionals in accounting firms with innovative, integrated, customer-focused solutions. Mackintosh will report to CCH North America President and CEO Mike Sabbatis. CCH is part of Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting, a global leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services (CCHGroup.com).
"I'm very pleased to welcome Teresa to CCH and our leadership team," said Sabbatis. "With her vision for serving the profession, broad experience as an industry leader and deep customer insight, she's a great fit for CCH and the advancements we're driving in the profession. Teresa will help further support CCH as a market leader as we continue to invest in innovative, best-in-process solutions that are core to our customers' success."
"I could not be more excited than to join CCH at this time," said Mackintosh. "CCH has a clear vision for advancing the profession and has demonstrated continued commitment with recent investments in the space. I'm pleased to be part of an organization that is dedicated to innovation and serving professionals in important new ways."
As the Executive Vice President & General Manager of Tax, Mackintosh will head CCH's largest business line, leading Tax Product Development, Tax Technology, Product Management for software and content, Sales and Tax Operations.
Mackintosh, an industry leader, has been recognized consistently by CPA Practice Advisor for being a Top 40 Under 40 leader in the profession, and by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in the accounting industry. Her reach blends well with CCH customers, business partners and industry-recognized leaders.
Mackintosh joins CCH from Thomson Reuters, where she served as General Manager/Senior Vice President of Indirect, Property & Trust, where she ran business units that served corporate customers across a diverse domain tax set. Prior to this role, Mackintosh held a series of executive leadership roles in the tax and accounting market, including General Manager/Senior Vice President of Americas Professional, where she led a business unit serving U.S.-based accounting firms of all sizes with software such as tax compliance, accounting, practice management and web services.
Mackintosh, CPA, CITP, earned both a Bachelor's degree and M.B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
About CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business (CCHGroup.com) is the leading global provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals since 1913. Among its market-leading solutions are The ProSystemfx® Suite, CorpSystem®, CCH® IntelliConnect®, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. CCH is based in Riverwoods, Ill. Follow us now on Twitter @CCHMediaHelp. Wolters Kluwer (www.wolterskluwer.com) is a market-leading global information services company. 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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