Top 10 Information Technology (IT) Companies in India 2016
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Wipro is a prominent Indian company which started in 1945 as a small company ventured into IT in 1981.
Wipro now is the third largest IT Company in India. In the 1990s, Wipro started with Offshore development center models & It hires a workforce of more than 170000 in various parts of the world & It has presence across 6 continents in the world.
Wipro is currently headquartered in Bangalore. It is a CMMI level 5 company. Abidali Neemuchwala is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company.
It has 6 verticals where it offers services
2) Manufacturing and Technology
4) Consumer Business Unit
5) Energy, Natural Resources and Utilities
6) Healthcare and Life Sciences
Wipro acquired various companies recently most recent being in 2016, US based HealthPlan Services. It acquired multiple companies in 2015 like Cellent, Designit and Viteos. Azim H Premji is the chairman of the group and is attributed with the Wipro’s success. Wipro has been awarded with many recgonitions.
Wipro started off as Western Indian Palm Refined Oil and today it is one of the biggest IT companies. This shows if right opportunities are worked on at right time, one can achieve success. Wipro is primarily known for IT services but the group also has Wipro Consumer Care and Lighting, Wipro Infrastructure engineering and Wipro GE medical systems. Wipro is listed on BSE, NSE and also NYSE.