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IT Giant Wipro Bags $1.5 Billion 10-Year Deal From US-Based Firm Alight Solutions

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| September 2 , 2018 , 16:05 IST

Indian Information Technology giant, Wipro won a 10-year deal from Illinois-based Alight Solutions to provide a comprehensive suite of solutions and services, it announced on Sunday.

It is the biggest ever deal for Wipro as it worth around $1.5 to $1.6 billion of revenues for the company over the tenure.

On getting the biggest deal for the company Abidali Z Neemuchwala CEO and Executive Director of Wipro said, “We are delighted to be chosen by Alight as their long-term strategic partner in their enterprise transformation journey to bring digital experiences and offerings to employees and employers globally.

“This is a testimony to the capabilities we have built through our strategic investments in Wipro Digital, cloud platforms and cognitive platform Wipro holmes. We will leverage this expertise to digitalize and modernize Alight’s core across platforms, technologies and operations,” he added.

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On the other hand, Chris Michalak CEO of Alight Solutions said, “Our industry-leading partnership with Wipro will enhance our client experience by drawing on Wipro’s leading position in automation and innovation while allowing Alight to invest in its health, wealth and cloud-based solutions to meet the needs of our clients.”

The deal is aimed at the digital transformation of Alight’s offerings across health, wealth, HR and finance solutions, and to enhance the employee experience of Alight’s clients by leveraging Wipro’s industry-leading strengths in digital technologies, cognitive automation and data analytics.

Wipro is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company with over 160,000 dedicated employees serving clients across six continents.