Wipro Places Tulsi Naidu on Board of Directors
Wipro Limited, a global leader in information technology, consulting, and business process services, has elected Ms. Tulsi Naidu, a well-known business leader, to its Board of Directors for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2021 subject to shareholders’ approval.
Tulsi Naidu will join the Wipro Board as an Independent Director, bringing with her 25 years of experience in the global financial services industry.
Ms. Naidu worked for Prudential for 14 years, holding different executive roles throughout the company's UK and European operations. Prudential's most recent position was Executive Director, UK & Offshore. She was formerly Prudential UK & Europe's Chief Operating Officer, and prior to that, she held several general management positions in the sector focusing on strategic transformational change.
She is now the CEO of Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) in Asia Pacific and a member of the company's Executive Committee. She joined Zurich in September 2016 and was appointed CEO of the UK business in November 2016, where she led an ambitious restructuring program that included reshaping the business, simplifying the structure, enhancing technological and digital capabilities, and positioning the company for growth in its core markets.
“I am excited to have Tulsi join our Board”, said Rishad Premji, Chairman of Wipro Limited, in welcoming Ms. Naidu to the company. Wipro would greatly benefit from her knowledge of the global financial services industry, as well as her extensive experience in leading major transformational change and understanding of technology”.
Tulsi Naidu expressed, “I am delighted and honored to join the Board of Wipro. I have deep respect for the company, its technology leadership, and its values led approach to business. I look forward to contributing towards its next phase of growth”.
Upon her arrival, Tulsi Naidu expressed, “I am delighted and honored to join the Board of Wipro. I have deep respect for the company, its technology leadership, and its values led approach to business. I look forward to contributing towards its next phase of growth”.