Wipro ropes in Satya Easwaran as Country Head for India
Wipro has appointed Satya Easwaran as the Country Head for India for bolstering its business in the country across major industry sectors by means of strategic consulting, modernization, and transformation engagements.
Satya Easwaran is expected to help clients utilize Wipro’s capabilities and investments in digital, cloud, engineering research and development (R&D), data/analytics, and cybersecurity to drive their business and digital transformation initiatives.
The new Wipro Country Head for India is said to have played a role in end-to-end business transformation programs for major enterprises in various sectors.
Before joining Wipro, Satya Easwaran worked at KPMG India as Head of Business Consulting and the Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT) Sector Leader. During this tenure in India and the US, and at Accenture India, Satya Easwaran is said to have held various leadership roles in management consulting with a focus on Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), digital, cloud, strategy, and transformation.
Anis Chenchah — Wipro CEO of APMEA and member of the executive board said: “India is a strategic market for Wipro and I am excited to welcome Satya to champion our bold ambition for growth and leadership here.
“Satya’s rich international experience in delivering high-value consulting services, and his track record of building successful sales and leadership teams will help strengthen Wipro’s positioning as a trusted partner for Indian clients.”
Based in Mumbai, Satya Easwaran has an engineering degree in electronics from Mumbai University and a MBA in Finance and International Business from the Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business.
Satya Easwaran said: “I am honoured to be a part of Wipro and lead this strategic geography. India is experiencing significant technology-led shifts and a growing demand for specialized skills and innovation – all of which present us with exciting opportunities to strengthen our partnerships with clients and deliver value to our ecosystem. I look forward to contributing towards Wipro’s leadership in the India market.”