Wipro Limited has announced the appointment of Pierre Bruno as chief executive officer, Europe. In this role, Bruno will lead Wipro’s business in six distinct regions across Europe.
Thierry Delaporte, CEO & Managing Director, Wipro Limited, said, “Pierre brings 25 years of experience in the IT Infrastructure consulting and Services sector. He has managed businesses in both hyper-growth environments and in engineering transformation. With his experience of leading large teams, Pierre is well-positioned to drive Wipro’s growth journey in Europe.”
Bruno (pictured) added, “I am excited about the opportunity to lead Wipro’s operations in the European market which offers tremendous potential for growth. I look forward to furthering our commitment to European customers as they navigate their business transformation and continue to evolve and shift in a digital world.”
Bruno joins Wipro from DXC Technology where he was vice president and managing director of Southern Europe, responsible for all lines of business, including consulting, integration, apps, cloud and cyber security. Bruno also worked with Dell for 14 years in several roles across Asia Pacific, Japan, and EMEA. He played a key role in Dell’s transformation from selling hardware to becoming a major player in providing infrastructure solutions.
Bruno holds an MBA, with majors in marketing and econometrics, from HEC Graduate School in Paris. He also has a MSc in bio engineering.