Azim Premji to retire next month, son Rishad appointed new Wipro chairman
IT czar Azim Premji will retire as executive chairman of Wipro next month, after leading the company for more than five decades. Premji will retire with effect from July 30, but will continue to serve on the board as non-executive director and founder chairman, the company said in a statement.
Wipro has also confirmed that his son Rishad Premji, chief strategy officer and a board member, will take over as the executive chairman of the company. Source - PTI.