Wolters Kluwer unit to get new CEO
As interim CEO, the company named Robert Becker, who currently heads up sister company Wolters Kluwer Health. Becker will run both units until a permanent replacement for Spiers is found, said a source.
Becker has been CEO of Wolters Kluwer's Health division since 2008, after a five-year stint with the parent company that included running a unit of the Dutch conglomerate's Tax, Accounting & Legal division.
Spiers is joining the board of directors of Qforma, which provides advanced analytics and predictive modeling technologies for the health sciences industry, Qforma said in an announcement.