WIPRO – Indian Information Technology Services corporation
WIPRO is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company headquartered in Bangalore. It is an India-based software and technology service provider, headed by chairman Azim Premji, son of the founder, Mohamed Hasham Premji. Wipro Ltd started out in 1945 as Western India Products, a company that sold vegetable oil. Later the company diversifies into several products.
Wipro Limited is a global company provider of comprehensive IT solutions and services, including Systems Integration, Consulting, Information Systems outsourcing, IT-enabled services, R&D services, systems integration, application development & maintenance, technology infrastructure services, package implementation, and more.
WIPRO Group of companies including Western India Products Limited, Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting, Wipro Infrastructure Engineering, Wipro GE Medical Systems. The main sectors offered by Wipro are several industries or sectors including banking, retail, transportation, manufacturing, communication service providers, energy, consumer goods, healthcare, natural resources, engineering & construction, Hi-tech, media, medical devices, pharmaceuticals and life science, education, government, insurance,professional services, securities and capital markets, network equipment provider, etc.
Wipro has not grown at Industry level but its IT services revenue rose 7 per cent in constant currency. Its total income increases from Rs. 47,509.20 crore to Rs. 48,453.80 compared to the previous year. There is a 20 % rise in the net profit from Rs. 8,099.00 crore to Rs. 8,161.70 crore.