Wipro Technologies Africa: Kiran Kumar
Kiran Kumar has been the Finance Head at Wipro Technologies Africa since October 2016.
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Kiran Kumar is originally from Bangalore, India, but now lives in South Africa. He was initially sent here to reinvent Wipro Technology’s processes and controls, but was elevated to Head of Finance in October 2016. He has more than 10 years’ experience in the IT industry including more than five years’ experience as a SAP Techno-Functional consultant in the areas of SAP MII solutions development, design and support. He has worked for Infotech, Auritas and Axcend Automation and Software Solutions. He has a B.Com from Hkes First Grade College.
2016 – Present Finance Head, Wipro Technologies Africa
2015 – Present Senior Consultant, Wipro Technologies
2012 – Present Financial Controller, Wipro Technologies
2010 – 2015 IT Consultant, ITC Infotech
2010 – 2010 Java Programmer, Auritas
2009 – 2012 Software Engineer, Wipro Technologies
2007 – 2010 Software Engineer, k4t
2007 – 2012 Head GL Reconciliation and Data Analytics, Wipro Technologies
2006 – 2007 Associate Software Engineer, XIPHIAS Software
2003 – 2007 Department Head: HR, Finance and Administration, Axcend Automation and Software Solutions (Pvt) Ltd
2001 – 2005 BE, Computer Science, PESCE Mandya, Visvesvaraya Technological University
1998 – 2001 Diploma, Computer Science, Sandur Polytechnic
1995 – 1999 B.Com, Accounting and Finance, Hkes First Grade College
1997 – 1998 PUC, Science, SCSVM Sandur
1991 – 1993 Matric, Gandhinagar Higher Secondary School
About Wipro Technologies: Wipro Limited is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. It is a company recognised globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services. It has over 160 000 dedicated employees serving clients across six continents.
In 2017, Wipro reported a revenue of ?554.179 million.