World Top Billionaires

#48 Azim Premji

$19.1 Billion

Gender
:

Male

Age
:

69

Source
:

software

Position
:

Chairman, Wipro Limited (ADR)

Residence
:

Bangalore, India

Marital Status
:

Married

Children
:

2

Citizenship
:

India

Education
:

Bachelor of Arts / Science, Stanford University

Description :

Azim is an Indian business magnate and active humanitarian who serve as the chairperson of Wipro Company limited, typically he is the monarch of the Indian IT industry. He is the third massive outsourcer and proclaimed 9% increase in the net gross to $348 million in the previous quarter, with the basis from the new trade from Levi Strauss and Cairn in India. Azim's company has its holdings in the online retailers like Myntra, Amazon.com, and snap deal. He is a philanthropic who donated more than $4 billion of his wealth. Wipro was provoked by his father as a western India Vegetables Product before 70 years ago. Prem is a foremost beneficiary as an Indian who received the Faraday Medal and has been bestowed as Doctorate from the Michigan State University and Wesley University among Indian Institute of technology, Bombay, Roorkee and Kharagpur. He is the representative of the Indo-UK, Indo-French CEO Forums and associate of the Indo-Japan forum.