01 September 2014

Wipro to expand workforce in Oman

Bangalore, India and Muscat, Oman – 01 September 2014 - Wipro Ltd. plans to expand its workforce in Muscat to meet increasing business requirements.

Wipro Gulf LLC, the entity established in 2011 in Oman to serve local clients, has been growing rapidly over the last 3 years, delivering critical projects across Oil & Gas, Aviation, Engineering, Banks and Government sectors within the Sultanate of Oman. Wipro Oman currently employs 70 professionals and has provided services to more than 25 clients across sectors. Buoyed by the rising demand for services, Wipro plans to double the headcount over the next 12 - 18 months.

Mukund Seetharaman, General Manager and Business Head - Gulf, Wipro Ltd. said, "In continuation of our long term business outlook for Oman, we are seeing a lot of interest from clients in the region for services around business enablement, simplification and analytics. We are committed to delivering world class solutions and building on our existing footprint to create new job opportunities in the local market."

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading Information Technology, Consulting and Business Process Services company. Wipro has a workforce of over 140,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents.

Source: Wipro Ltd.