BENGALURU: Wipro has bolstered its management staff by onboarding a number of senior regional leaders. It has appointed Pierre Bruno because the CEO of Europe and Stephanie Trautman because the chief development officer.
Bruno comes from DXC Technology the place he was the VP and MD of Southern Europe accountable for all traces of enterprise, together with consulting, integration, apps, cloud and cyber safety, moreover accelerating the corporate’s shift to digital. He labored with Dell for 14 years in a number of roles.
Trautman is from Accenture the place she was managing director — international strategic account lead and northeast diamond shopper account lead for one among Accenture’s international 150 insurance coverage shoppers. She was additionally on Accenture’s Global Leadership Council and the Northeast Leadership staff.
Wipro, in an e-mail to staff, stated the chief development workplace is a brand new perform that may allow the corporate obtain its accelerated development ambition.
“This staff will assist Wipro win giant offers, lead relationships with hyper development companions, present market intelligence and analysis via advisors and analysts, sharpen and model and advertising and marketing focus and develop our organisation-wide gross sales functionality,” the e-mail stated.
Earlier, Trautman led gross sales for Accenture’s monetary providers enterprise in North America. “She (Trautman) will drive new market momentum and huge deal focus, strengthen our gross sales functionality and sharpen Wipro’s market positioning,” stated Wipro CEO Thierry Delaporte in a LinkedIn submit.
Delaporte stated Bruno will lead end-to-end enterprise in six international locations throughout Europe and assist Wipro remodel at scale.
“Pierre and Stephanie deliver an amazing quantity of expertise and strategic perception to Wipro’s govt board,” he wrote.
It has additionally employed Graziella Neuveglise to guide Southern Europe. She’s from CGI the place she was the VP-manufacturing chief for France. Some key strategic markets for Wipro embrace France, Italy and Spain. Rene Mulder has taken cost as managing director for Wipro Switzerland. Mulder labored with DXC beforehand as its Switzerland MD.
Delaporte had stated the agency is hiring expertise from exterior and can onboard a number of senior regional leaders and international account executives.
Recently, Wipro appointed former Cognizant govt Tomoaki Takeuchi as managing director for Japan. Takeuchi, who beforehand headed the Japan operations for Cognizant, additionally held management positions at EDS, Sun Microsystems and Apple in Japan. It additionally appointed IT veteran and former AWS govt Douglas Silva as nation head for Brazil.