Wipro has announced the appointment of Abid Ali Neemuchwala as the Group President and Chief Operating Officer of the company. He will resume the office from 1 April, 2015. He will be responsible for Service Lines of Global Infrastructure Services, Business Application Services, Business Process Services, and Advanced Technology Solutions of the company. Along with this, he will also head the Business Operations; the geographies comprising Continental Europe, Africa, and LATAM; Strategic Engagements, Advisor Relationships as well as the Marketing function.
Talking about the appointment, TK Kurien, Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board said, “Abid brings invaluable experience with his track record of building and scaling businesses. I am confident his deep understanding of technology and expertise in all facets of IT & BPS businesses will help power our businesses to greater heights.”
Prior to joining Wipro Abid was associated with Tata Consultancy Services where he headed Business Process Services globally. Speaking about the new role and responsibilities, Abid said, “I am honored to join Wipro, a company with a rich heritage of technology innovation and unflinching commitment to values. I look forward to contributing towards the company’s next phase of growth.”