statesman news service
KOLKATA, 12 JUNE: With an eye on expansion, Wipro Ltd said today that it plans to triple its employee strength in Germany over the next three years, by hiring over 1,000 professionals. According to industry estimates, Germany’s IT market size in 2012 stood at around $80 billion.
"We continue to strengthen our new business hunting approach in order to build a strong and structured pipe-line of business opportunities for the next three to five years," Wipro chief sales and operations officer (growth markets) Rajat Mathur said.
The IT company expects to see significant traction in the retail, automotive, telecom, healthcare, banking and energy and utilities sectors in Germany in the years to come.
Wipro, currently, has over 140,000 employees and clients across 54 countries.