Wipro Limited , announced the launch of an Automotive Center of Excellence (CoE) in Timisoara, Romania this development follows its substantial presence in Romania for over 10 years which at present accounts for a total employee strength of over 1200 in Romania, serving over 30 clients in Europe, across industries such as retail and consumer goods, healthcare, manufacturing and telecom.
This CoE will help Wipro deliver innovative embedded software solutions for its global and European clients. This engineering center in Romania is part of Wipro’s global delivery network that offers best-in-class engineering and IT services.
Anita Ganti, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Product Engineering Services, Wipro Limited said, “Our Center of Excellence in Timisoara is located close to some of our top clients in Europe and we expect to see significant traction from them in the embedded software domain as well as interest in emerging technologies. Romania offers a great engineering talent pool and excellent infrastructure support. An enhanced engineering presence in Romania will help us address the local and global needs of our European engineering customers, and assist them in gaining both scale and time-to-market advantages.”
Alex Beylin, Vice President and Global Automotive Business Head, Wipro Limited said, “This center is an integral part of Wipro’s global engineering and digital solutions capabilities and will enable us to cater to our automotive customers in the European region by tapping into the highly skilled local talent pool.”
The company plans to hire local technology professionals and engineering graduates to work across technology domains such as in-vehicle infotainment, cluster display, telematics, connected cars and Advanced Driver assistance Systems (ADAS)