Wolters Kluwer elevates Yong Zhao

Wolters Kluwer, a provider of risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions to the financial services industry, has named Yong Zhao as its new general manager in China. Zhao currently works as the company’s head of professional services and deputy general manager for China.

He takes over the role from Michael Thomas, who plans to retire at the end of June 2016 after a career spanning more than 40 years. Thomas will continue to serve Wolters Kluwer as an adviser.