CEO & Member of the Board
Abidali Z. Neemuchwala is the Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board of Wipro Limited. Abid combines deep operational knowledge with broad strategic insight and has a track record of building and scaling businesses. Abid is passionate about driving change and believes simplification of processes, belief in people & customer centricity is the key to success.
Previously as COO, he spearheaded several initiatives across Global Infrastructure Services, Business Application Services, Business Process Services, and Analytics to create a more nimble and agile organization. These measures helped accelerate Wipro’s ability to respond to customers and ensured deeper employee engagement.
Abid drives strategic and long lasting partnerships with clients. Abid believes that in today’s digital world, successful organizations are the ones, which have the ability to convert consumers’ aspirations into instant gratification. Reflecting the same he delivered his popular keynote at the Oracle Open World 2015 articulating the new world order, in which customers buy digital experience as-a-service.
Abid’s career spans a 23 year tenure in TCS, where he handled multiple roles in business, technology, sales, operations and consulting. In his last role, he headed the Business Process Services business. He was awarded the BPO CEO of the year 2010 and in the year 2012 the Shared Services Organization of IPQC recognized him for his personal contribution to the industry.
Abid has a master’s in Industrial Management from IIT Mumbai and a Bachelors in Electronics and Communication from NIT, Raipur. He is also a Certified Software Quality Analyst and a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt. Abid is passionate about service and diversity and volunteers in the community and at Wipro Cares. He also enjoys travelling, Indian music, reading fiction, and playing golf. He is married, has three children, and lives in Dallas, Texas.