Appoints Timo Fine as Regional Head of Benelux
Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Bangalore, India - September 15, 2014:
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company today announced the appointment of Timo Fine, as the company's Regional Head for the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg (Benelux), part of the Continental Europe market.
In his earlier role, Timo was managing sales and customer relationships for Wipro's Manufacturing and High-Tech business unit in Europe, and has played a critical role in winning marquee deals. He has been responsible for growing several accounts within Wipro over the last 7 years and brings over 15 years of experience in the IT industry, having worked for Accenture and Atos in the past.
In his new role, Timo will implement the go-to-market strategy for the Benelux region with the objective of giving a further fillip to business by adding new customers, strengthening relationships with existing accounts and growing Wipro's brand visibility and recognition through an integrated sales and marketing strategy led by the local sales leadership team.
Timo will be based in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands and will report to Ulrich Meister, Senior Vice President, Continental Europe and Africa.
"Benelux is a high focus area for our business within Continental Europe. We have aggressive plans to drive our localization strategy led by innovation to win new business and strengthen relationships with existing customers. I am confident that Timo with his extensive experience of the Benelux region will help us drive our strategy and achieve the growth plans laid out for the region," said Ulrich Meister, Senior Vice President, Continental Europe and Africa, Wipro.
Wipro has made strategic investments in Benelux over the last 5 years. The company has significantly built its local presence. Wipro currently has offices in Hoofddorp, Eindhoven and The Hague. Plans are in place for further expansion within the region.
About Wipro Ltd.
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading Information Technology, Consulting and Business Process Services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of "Business through Technology" - helping clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, a practitioner's approach to delivering innovation, and an organization wide commitment to sustainability, Wipro has a workforce of over 140,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
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