Bangalore: Wipro said that Italian automotive components manufacturer Marelli has awarded it a multi-year global strategic IT deal.
Under this deal, Wipro will help Marelli by leveraging its global service delivery model and automotive domain expertise and hyper-automation powered by the Wipro HOLMES platform.
Wipro will help Marelli to standardize, simplify and enhance their IT services at a global level and consolidate several current vendors across applications management services & workplace end user services.
“We are consolidating and further developing our IT services at a global level. This consolidation and standardisation will provide an important pillar of integration within the company,” said Dario Castello, SVP – CIO, Marelli.
“Technology will be used as a key enabler in improving operational efficiency and driving synergies across the globe. We found in Wipro the right partner for the future to enable us to drive this,” added Castello.
“We are delighted to be selected as Marelli’s strategic partner and look forward to supporting them in their challenges,” said Vinay Firake, SVP – Manufacturing Business Unit, Wipro.
“Our strong capabilities, backed by extensive global experience in working with some of the biggest automotive suppliers in the world, will enable us to deliver this high value engagement for Marelli,” added Firake.
“This partnership endorses the value we bring to the automotive industry and bears testimony to our growing footprint in Italy and Japan which are strategic markets for us,” added Firake.
(Image source – Marelli)