Karnov Group, a Scandinavian market leader in providing unique and mission critical legal and tax information, has announced the appointment of Jesper Kingo Christensen as Chief Technology Officer. Jesper will be leading and developing Karnov Group’s digital offering, while being responsible for the technology division. The division serves 40,000 Danish and Swedish online users. Jesper will also become part of Karnov Group’s management team.
Karnov Group has completed the acquisition of Wolters Kluwer’s Swedish Legal and Regulatory business, hereby strengthening the position in Sweden, making Karnov Group one of the leading suppliers of legal information solutions.
In a move to strengthen our content and customer offering, Karnov Group and Wolters Kluwer have agreed a merger of the legal & regulatory information services in Sweden. The transaction is expected to close after union negotiations at Wolters Kluwer and normal closing conditions in January 2018.