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What do you know about azim premji ..teh wipro founder ?

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Asked by The abuser, 27 Mar '13 06:52 pm
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One of the giants of IT industry. Azim Premji is the first Indian to sign up for the Giving Pledge, a campaign led by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, to encourage the wealthiest people to make a commitment to give most of their wealth to philanthropic causes. He is the third non-American after Richard Branson and David Sainsbury to join this philanthropy club
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 04 Jul '13 08:42 pm

 
  
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An alumnus of Stanford University, USA, Mr.Azim H Premji joined Wipro in nineteen sixty six at the age of twenty one. (now he is the Chairman of Wipro Corporation).

Under his leadership, a Rs.seventy million company in hydrogenated cooking fats has grown to a $five hundred million diversified, integrated Corporation in Services, Technology Products and Consumer Products with leadership positions in the businesses it is in.

A role model for young entrepreneurs across the world, Mr.Azim Premji has integrated the country's entrepreneurial tradition with professional management, based on sound values and uncompromising integrity.

Mr.Azim Premji's strength lies in bringing together and building charged teams of high potential-high performing people. His vision and pragmatism have helped Wipro Corporation to become the #1 most competitive and successful company in India as rated by Business Today, a leading business magazine in India Today, Wipro in terms of market capitalization is ...more
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 27 Mar '13 06:53 pm

 
  
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A great entrepreneur, a great visionary and a great humanist.
Answered by Good Citizen, 17 Jun '13 11:49 am

 
  
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Premji, ranked as Indias third richest person with a fortune of over $13 billion, announced Friday that he is donating $2.2 billion, or a 12% stake, in his IT outsourcer Wipro, to a trust to fund his education-focused Azim Premji Foundation.
Answered by anil garg, 28 Mar '13 12:56 am

 
  
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Azim Hashim Premji (born 24 July 1945) is an Indian business tycoon and philanthropist who is the chairman of Wipro Limited, guiding the company through four decades of diversification and growth to emerge as one of the Indian leaders in the software industry. According to Forbes, he is currently the third wealthiest Indian, and the 41st richest in the world, with a personal wealth of $12.2 billion in 2012. In 2000, he was voted among the 20 most powerful men in the world by Asiaweek. He has twice been listed among the 100 most influential people by TIME Magazine, once in 2004 and more recently in 2011. Premji owns 79 percent of Wipro and also owns a private equity fund, PremjiInvest, which manages his $1 billion personal portfolio
When Azim Premji took over as its chairman, Wipro dealt in hydrogenated cooking fats and later diversified to bakery fats, ethnic ingredient based toiletries, hair care soaps, baby toiletries, lighting products, and hydraulic cylinders. Thereafter Premji ma ...more
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 27 Mar '13 11:00 pm

 
  
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He is a kind ,gentle man
Answered by Quest, 27 Mar '13 10:19 pm

 
  
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