McGraw-Hill Education Announces Mark Dorman as President of International
Appointment comes as company positions itself for global expansion
NEW YORK, March 22, 2013
NEW YORK, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Education today announced
the appointment of media and information industry veteran Mark Dorman as
president of McGraw-Hill Education International. Mr. Dorman will help drive
McGraw-Hill Education's mission of becoming a global digital learning company
by capitalizing on the company's product development expertise across markets
and combining those capabilities with the regional insight and distribution
network of its international operations. Most recently, Mr. Dorman served as
president and chief executive officer of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business.
Philip Ruppel, who has led both McGraw-Hill Education's international
operations and professional business since June 2012, will continue to serve
as president of McGraw-Hill Professional, a position he has held since 2007.
The appointment of Mr. Dorman comes at a time when McGraw-Hill Education has
increasingly turned its focus toward opportunities in global markets.
"As McGraw-Hill Education moves forward as a new, standalone company, one of
our main areas of focus is becoming a truly global enterprise," said Buzz
Waterhouse, president and chief executive officer of McGraw-Hill Education.
"Mark Dorman is the right person to bring the trusted content, technology and
services that McGraw-Hill Education is known for to markets around the world."
"Improving education and results for students around the world is one of the
most important issues we face, and with McGraw-Hill Education's legacy of
producing great content and reputation as a trusted partner and developer of
some of the best technology in the world, it's a challenge I'm eager to
accept," said Mr. Dorman.
Mr. Dorman brings a range of experience in international business management
and the development of digital solutions to his position. As president and
chief executive officer of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, he oversaw
significant business growth in terms of improved revenue, profit margins, and
the accelerated development of market-leading digital products and services in
core markets. Before taking the role of president and chief executive officer
at Wolters Kluwer, Mr. Dorman served as vice president of the company's Legal
Markets Group, responsible for overall strategy, business development and
sales and marketing. Prior to Wolters Kluwer, he was head of global product
management at Gartner Inc. and head of strategy for LexisNexis UK, a unit of
Mr. Dorman will be based in McGraw-Hill Education's offices in New York. A
graduate of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Mr. Dorman also served as an
officer in the British Army's Corps of Royal Military Police.
About McGraw-Hill Education
McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learningcompany that draws on its more
than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions that improve
learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill Education is the adaptive
education technology leader with the vision for creating a highly personalized
learning experience that prepares students of all ages for the world that
awaits. The Company has offices acrossNorth America,India,China,Europe,
theMiddle EastandSouth America, and makes its learning solutions available
in more than 60 languages. For additional information,
SOURCE McGraw-Hill Education
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