Suresh Vaswani, until recently the co-CEO of Wipro’s IT business and an executive director on the board of Wipro Ltd, has joined Dell as chairman, Dell India, and as executive vice president, Dell Services, leading its Applications and Business Process Outsourcing organization.
He will report to Steve Schuckenbrock, president of Dell Services.
The Dell Services Applications and Business Process Outsourcing organization includes more than 15,000 team members globally. Vaswani’s focus will be to build next generation service offerings and grow Dell’s process capabilities on a global basis across multiple industry verticals, service offerings and market segments, said a company statement.
In his role as chairman of Dell India, Vaswani will carry the responsibility of further enhancing Dell’s global delivery capabilities and expanding the company’s strong presence in the Indian IT market. Ganesh Lakshminarayanan, president of Dell India, will work closely with Vaswani to continue to position Dell India for long term success and growth, the statement said.
“We’re more excited than ever about the opportunities ahead of us in India, where Dell has experienced tremendous growth in recent years,” said Michael Dell, chairman and chief executive officer. “The addition of Suresh to our team will enable us to further accelerate Dell Services offerings while expanding the reach of our global delivery operations - all in service of our millions of customers worldwide.”