Wipro Technologies has opened its new global delivery center in the city of Curitiba, Brazil. The center was inaugurated by the mayor of Curitiba, Mr. Beto Richa, and the Consul General of India in Brazil Mr. Jeitendra K. Tripathi.
With 4 years of operation in Brazil, Wipro is expanding in South America region by making this new center at Curitiba as the regional headquarters for other Wipro offices in São Paulo, Brazil and Buenos Aires, Argentina. The center will serve global and domestic clients.
Curitiba office serve Wipro's 20 clients in the areas of IT and BPO. This facility has a head count of 350, and Wipro has plans to up the count depending on the business situation.
Wipro says Curitiba provides better talent pool and infrastructure support in this region.
"Wipro Technologies is bringing to Curitiba the ultimate technology and method in terms of IT Services and system's management", said the Mayor of Curitiba, Beto Richa. According to him, the city offers the best in life quality and infrastructure. "Wipro Technologies is an innovation company and a great employer brand, and its investments in Curitiba will bring even more knowledge to our city and state", he commented.
Speaking at the inauguration, Fernando Estrázulas, director of Wipro Technologies for Latin America, said "We are delighted to inaugurate the Curitiba center which is one of Wipro's global strategic centers. Brazil is an important market both in terms of domestic as well as international business and this center will ensure that our local and global customers continue to benefit from Wipro's quality processes, innovative solutions and a global delivery model."