Ashok Tripathy is Vice President and Global head of Public Sector (Govt.) & Higher Education Vertical at Wipro. He is responsible for running the Public-Sector business, shaping industry domain solutions and ensuring customer satisfaction through effective service delivery. A multifaceted professional, prior to this role, he has provided leadership to IT Infrastructure products & services, Enterprise Technology and System Integration business units. He has also worked in diverse areas including Corporate Planning, Business Alliances, and Strategic Hiring in Human Resources.
Ashok holds an Engineering degree in Electrical & Electronics engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, India with distinction and an MBA from Xavier Institute of Management. Handpicked from campus, he was awarded the Best Sales person across the organization in his formative years. He has now completed over two decades in the organization and is currently based in Bangalore.
Ashok is a hands-on leader who places a strong emphasis on client focus, people and collaboration to deliver beyond expectations. He is well regarded for his work on the fundamental aspects of value propositions, strategy, restructuring and turning around of business. Driving business profitability, enhancing brand visibility, scaling of alliances & services and Wipro’s No 1 Green Ranking are some of the key successes of the team Ashok has led. In his free time, he enjoys racquet sports ie: squash & badminton.