Jun 21, 2021 11:13 AM IST
Technology is often at the forefront of economic recovery, but especially so now, as the pandemic precipitated structural changes across industries and challenged established ways of working, Wipro chairman Premji has said a letter to shareholders.
- May 30, 2021 07:32 AM IST
In 2006, Warren Buffett gifted 10 million of his Berkshire Hathaway shares to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In 2019, the Azim Premji donated $21 billion to the Azim Premji Foundation; part of it in Wipro shares. Both endowments have grown substantially, thanks to rising stock prices.
- May 13, 2021 10:21 AM IST
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and spiritual guru Jaggi Vasudev are among the speakers for the online lecture series organised by the Sangh and civil society groups.
- May 12, 2021 06:16 PM IST
Premji, who is also known for his philanthropic work, emphasised that during this period it is imperative that the country come together as one.
- Apr 27, 2021 11:49 AM IST
Mumbai, Apr 27 Premji Invest, the investment arm of Wipro founder Azim Premji's endowment, teamed up with Asian private equity fund ADV Partners to..
- Mar 26, 2021 09:48 AM IST
At times the sheer scale of expectations that shareholders, customers, and employees place on CEOs along with the constant scrutiny of their actions, creates a situation where the truth becomes a casualty.
- Feb 22, 2021 11:54 AM IST
This model will drive inclusive growth and better participation from all parts of the country and a greater number of women who will need flexibility to work from home, as per Azim Premji.
- Feb 21, 2021 05:58 PM IST
Sitharaman underlined that the nation's growing and aspiring needs and demands across the various sectors cannot be served just by the state government and central governments put together.
- Feb 21, 2021 02:05 PM IST
Speaking at an interactive session organised by the Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC), Ajim Premji told Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman that deploying and administering the vaccine in large proportion was a key requirement.
- Dec 29, 2020 06:59 PM IST
From its inception in December 29, 1945, as a vegetable oil manufacturing firm, it is now a diversified conglomerate under Azim Premji.
- Dec 18, 2020 09:45 PM IST
Senior advocates Mukul Rohatgi, A M Singhvi appearing for Premji and others said that the complaint was mischievous in nature.
- Dec 14, 2020 01:10 PM IST
In a message showcased during FICCI's 93rd Annual General Meeting, Azim Premji said the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked staggering human misery and tragedy and has been a sharp reminder that the economy is a part of society and that human well-being matters - in all its dimensions equally.
- Nov 10, 2020 09:17 PM IST
The list highlights India’s top givers and the importance of individual donors in nation-building.
- Oct 25, 2020 12:06 PM IST
For a man with no tech background, unlike all his rivals such as NR Narayana Murthy, Nandan Nilekani, Shiv Nadar and S Ramadorai, all of whom were trained engineers, Azim Premji stayed on top of developments in the rapidly-changing IT industry thanks to an acute sense of curiosity
- May 29, 2020 09:01 AM IST
Abidali Neemuchwala will relinquish his position as CEO and MD on June 1.
- May 21, 2020 01:29 PM IST
Moderna's vaccine has produced protective antibodies in a small group of healthy volunteers, according to early etst results released by the company.
- Oct 11, 2019 09:32 PM IST
Premji’s net worth last year was $21 billion, which plummeted to $7.2 billion this year.
- Oct 10, 2019 01:37 PM IST
Of this 26 percent stake, PremjiInvest -- the family office of Wipro founder Azim Premji -- is likely to pick up a higher stake than Warburg Pincus and may get a board seat as part of this proposed transaction.
- Jul 18, 2019 01:42 PM IST
Fashion empire Louis Vuitton head Bernard Arnault had the largest individual gain of $39 billion, which catapulted him to the second spot
- Jul 16, 2019 10:01 PM IST
The outgoing chairman, who is set to step down on July 31, laid out the focus of Wipro in the coming years.
- Jun 25, 2019 08:59 AM IST
The inside story of how Wipro’s founder meticulously put in place the plan to give away his fortune to charity
- Jun 18, 2019 09:46 AM IST
Premji, the billionaire philanthropist, wants to devote more time to charitable causes through his foundation.
- Jun 12, 2019 04:45 PM IST
…and the beginning of a new one, with Rishad Premji at the helm
- Jun 11, 2019 10:18 PM IST
Wipro Chief Executive Abidali Z Neemuchwala saw his pay package grow 41 per cent to $3.9 million (about Rs 27.3 crore) during 2018-19 as compared with the previous fiscal.
- Jun 10, 2019 02:20 PM IST
As a leader, Azim Premji has always been a great role model for professionals. His rigour, detail orientation, precise questioning and the ability to take on difficult issues head on have always helped many professional managers blossom.