Wipro establishes joint venture in Saudi Arabia
IT services outfit Wipro Infotech has announced a joint venture (JV) with Saudi Arabia's Dar Al Riyadh Group
IT services outfit Wipro Infotech has announced a joint venture (JV) with Saudi Arabia's Dar Al Riyadh Group. The new venture, which will be named Wipro Arabia, will offer a comprehensive range of IT solutions including application development and management, package implementation services and systems integration.
Prince Turki A. Abfulrahman, CEO at Dar Al Riyadh Group, said: "We have been committed to delivering best-of-breed IT solutions to our customers in Saudi Arabia with the highest standards of quality and customer satisfaction, this joint venture is another significant step in that direction. It has been our business philosophy since inception to combine local knowledge with leading international partnerships to bring value to our customers."
"Our customers can now access robust IT solutions, which allow them to scale their businesses seamlessly. The JV will provide significant opportunities to Saudi nationals to build strong careers in the area of information technology," he added.
Suresh Vaswani, president at IT services provider Wipro Infotech, said: "The JV is a strategic move by both the partners and demonstrates our commitment to invest in the Saudi Arabian IT services market."
Dar Al Riyadh is a diversified company with multiple business interests including engineering services, industrial products, systems and integration as well as IT.