Santa Clara, California, June 27, 2013 -, a global consulting and turnkey execution services firm, announced the appointment of Dr. A. L. Rao as the Chief Mentor and Head - IT Services. He will retain his current role as a board member. In this role, Dr. Rao will oversee entire IT services operations and mentor all practice leads.
Speaking on the appointment,, President and CEO, said, "We are highly honored to have Dr. Rao join us in this new role and are confident that we will be vastly benefited by his mentorship. His extraordinary experience spanning over 40 years in technology and in scaling of Wipro will be invaluable to us. We welcome him to assume this new responsibility and wish him all the success."
has driven successful initiatives serving in leadership roles during his career. He has been a pioneer in the transformation of Wipro from a start-up to a highly respected global firm. During his 30 years association with Wipro, he has held responsibilities that spanned various business units, CIO and CTO functions as well as sales and operations across Japan and China geographies. He assumed the position of the COO in 2005 and retired as an Advisor to Wipro in 2009. Among other accomplishments are his keynote speech at the 2nd World Congress on Software Quality and his guest speeches at Project Management Conferences held in Japan and the US.
"I am really excited and feel privileged to our working together. We have highly skilled and competent teams across diversified technologies, longstanding relationships with marquee clients and a very capable leadership team. With these core strengths, I am confident we can create a truly client centric organization and tap the huge growth opportunities available in the market," said Dr. Rao on his added role and responsibilities.
Dr. Rao holds a Master of Science Degree and a Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics from Andhra University, India. He is also a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering for distinguished contribution to computer science and engineering.
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