For the acceleration of digitalisation in UK, Wipro announced to invest $22 million to set up an Innovation Centre in Holborn, London. The 20,000 sq. ft new Innovation Centre will offer technology expertise to companies in the UK and globally.
- Innovation Centre will also provide advanced digital, cyber security and cloud expertise to both established and upcoming enterprises.
- The centre will support in digital transformation in one of Europes biggest technology markets.
The prominent deals and partnership by Wipro are mentioned below:
March 2021: To strengthen position in cyber security & engineering services, Wipro Limited agreed to acquire Ampion. Melbourne, Australia-based Ampion offers cyber security, DevOps and quality engineering services to international clients.
March 2021: For the digitalisation of wholesale and retail industries, METRO Digital will collaborate with Google Cloud and Wipro Limited. The collaboration would provide training and support services for its newly established Cloud Competence Hub. It will boost cloud adoption and drive innovation across retail sector.
March 2021: In order to expand financial consultancy, Wipro Limited had signed an agreement to acquire London based Capco for USD 1.45 billion. Capco provides consultancy and technology services to financial institutions across the world.
Feb 2021: To expand advanced analytics capacity, Uptake announced that it had signed a partnership agreement with India based Wipro Limited. The partnership helps Uptake to deliver industrial intelligence for the utilities, chemical processing, and oil and gas industries.
Dec 2020: The global business consulting and technology company Wipro Limited announced a significant strategic digital and IT partnership deal with METRO AG. The deal provides technological, engineering and transformation solutions to METRO.
Oct 2020: Wipro Limited signed an agreement with ERP software provider SAP SE to deliver SAP Enable Now. After this collaboration, Wipro can offer its clients tailor-made industry and line-of-business-specific learning tutorials and training assets delivered by SAP.
Oct 2020: Wipro Limited has signed a definitive agreement to acquire San Jose based Eximius Design, a leading engineering services company with strong expertise in semiconductor, software and systems design.
June 2020: Wipro Limited, announced its partnership with a cybersecurity startup CloudKnox Security. Wipro Ventures, a corporate investment arm of Wipro, invested in CloudKnox, to strengthen the strategic partnership.
About Wipro Limited
Wipro Limited, headquartered in Bengaluru, India, is a global information technology company. The company also provides consulting and business process services across the globe. The company has more than 175,000 dedicated employees across the globe to harness the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics and emerging technologies.