Rishad

  • Govt moves HC seeking quashing of terror charges on duo August 8, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh government has filed a revision petition with Allahabad High Court challenging the rejection by a Barabanki court of its application to withdraw terror charges against two youths. The revision application was filed on Wednesday with the Lucknow bench of the HC by government counsel Rishad Murtaza. Justice Arvind Kumar...
  • Azim Premji says son will not be CEO of Wipro January 24, 2013

    Davos: IT czar Azim Premji has said his son Rishad will never be the Chief Executive of his company Wipro, but will represent promoter ownership on the company's board. Rishad, 35, joined Wipro in 2007 as Business Head for Special Projects in the banking and financial services vertical and rose...
  • Premji's salary cut, Wipro CEO gets 500 pc hike July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Wipro chairman and managing director Azim Premji took a huge pay cut in the last fiscal. His remuneration fell to about Rs 1.9 crore in 2011-12 from Rs 4.5 crore in 2010-11. His salary is just Rs 30 lakh with allowances a little over Rs 13 lakh. The annual...
  • Premji's son named Wipro chief strategy officer September 2, 2010

    Bangalore: Wipro Ltd has appointed billionaire founder-chairman Azim Premji's oldest son, who is widely seen as heir apparent, as chief strategy officer in a move that could touch off more restructuring at the company. Harvard-educated 33-year-old Rishad Premji is currently general manager of treasury and investor relations at the third-largest outsourcer...
  • Azim Premji's son to join Wipro June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: The eldest son of software baron and Wipro Chairman Azim Premji is following in his father's footsteps and has decided to join Wipro. "Rishad Premji is going to join Wipro at a level commensurate with his background and experience," a Wipro statement was quoted by news agency PTI as...