Wipro on Tuesday announced the appointment of former Walmart and Paypal executive Subha Tatavarti as the Chief Technology Officer of the company.
CEO Thierry Delaporte informed employees of the new appointment via email, adding that all the current CTO teams including Service Transformation, Topcoder, Robotics, SVIC, Technovation Centre, Open Innovation and Applied Research will report to Tatavarti.
"Subha brings in over two decades of rich experience in the IT Industry spanning across product development, delivery, lifecycle management, cloud computing services, data technology and analytics," Delaporte said.
Tatavarti was earlier with Walmart, where she led product, technology development and commercialization of Enterprise Infrastructure along with Security, Data Science and Edge platforms.
Prior to Walmart, she headed the Product, Data & Infrastructure Platform at PayPal.
"In her previous roles, she was instrumental in simplifying the data and analytics infrastructure, besides pioneering CTO modernization and streamlining initiatives for Cloud, Platforms and Frameworks (CPF). She also led various initiatives in domains including SRE and Developer Platforms," Delaporte said.
He also added that Tatavarti had earlier also worked at CliMetrics, Inc. (as Co-founder and Director), Abbott Laboratories, Fannie Mae, and BearingPoint.
Tatavarti lives in San Francisco.
K R Sanjiv, who was the former Wipro CTO, retired on December 31. He was superannuated after 32 years of service with Wipro.
First Published: IST