Abidali (Abid) Z. Neemuchwala is Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Wipro Limited. He oversees over $8 billion in revenue and more than 160,000 employees serving clients across six continents.
Previously as the COO, Abid spearheaded several initiatives that helped create a more nimble and agile organization, and accelerated Wipro’s ability to not only respond to customers in the digital age, but also ensure deeper employee engagement.
Abid has over 25 years of experience in the IT services industry, with deep operational knowledge and broad strategic insight in building and scaling businesses. He is an advocate of change and believes simplification of processes, belief in people and customer centricity is the key to success. Prior to Wipro, Abid has held key leadership roles with Tata Consultancy Services, in business, technology, sales, operations and consulting. He was recognized as the BPO CEO of the year in 2010. In 2012, he was recognized for his contribution to the IT services industry by the Shared Services Organization of IPOC.
Abid has a Master’s degree in Industrial Management from lIT Mumbai and a Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication from NIT, Raipur. He is a Certified Software Quality Analyst and a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt.
Abid is passionate about community service and champions diversity in the workplace. He is on the board of the World Affairs Council of Dallas Ft. Worth. He is also on the CEO Council of the Texas Economic Development Corporation.
Abid enjoys travelling, Indian music, reading fiction, and chess. He is married, has three children, and lives in Dallas, Texas.