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Like his old Ford, the Wipro chairman will go on and on. Family: married to Yasmin; two sons, Rishad and Tariq. Date of birth : 1945-07-24 Date of death : - Birthplace : Bangalore, India Nationality : Hindi Category : Famous Figures Last modified : 2010-10-22 Credited as : Entrepreneur, chairman of Wipro Technologies, one of the 10 Richest people in India is Chairman of Wipro Technologies, one of the largest software companies in India.
Premji argues that Wipro and its competitors have benefited from this kind of publicity."These attacks put India on such an important competitive plane that we got enormous brand awareness in the IT services industry." More worrying for Premji is the increasingly tough stance being taken by the US Department of Homeland Security on visas for IT workers. "It is less of an emotional issue, more a physical one. If it continues and is not relaxed, I feel it could be restrictive for business." These developments come amid accusations of growing US protectionism, a trend that Premji detects and opposes strongly."It is unfortunate, because you can't have one-way traffic in liberalisation.At the time, the 21-year-old Premji was studying engineering at Stanford University in California, and decided to move Wipro into the nascent computing business.Its big step up came in 1978 when IBM - after a row with the Indian government, which accused it of selling equipment that was obsolete in the US - quit the subcontinent.