Wipro appoints Suzanne Dann as Senior VP and Sector Head for Capital Markets and Insurance, North America Region

Suzanne joins Wipro from Avanade, an Accenture and Microsoft Joint Venture.

Apr 08, 2021 11:04 IST India Infoline News Service

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IT-major, Wipro has appointed  Suzanne Dann as Senior Vice President and Sector Head for Capital Markets and Insurance, North America region.

Angan Guha, CEO, Americas 2, Wipro Limited said, “I am delighted to welcome Suzanne Dann to the Americas leadership team. Her experience in leading global teams, expertise with Digital transformation, and insight into the financial services industry will enable our clients to succeed, and also drive our growth ambitions in the Capital Markets and Insurance Sector.”

Dann said, "Digital transformation and innovation continues to be critical for the financial services industry. It is an exciting time to step into this role and join a company that has the proven capabilities and experience to assist clients on their digital journey. I look forward to joining my new Wipro colleagues and leadership team as we strengthen our client and partner relationships, accelerate growth and attract top talent in the market."

Suzanne joins Wipro from Avanade, an Accenture and Microsoft Joint Venture, where she served as a Corporate Vice President and General Manager, running a large P&L focused on the Northeast region in the USA. Suzanne powered double-digit growth for this business over the past three years. She was also the North American Financial Services Executive Sponsor at Avanade where she led go-to-market initiatives nationally. She supported multiple marquee clients in the Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance sectors; in application services, cloud advisory, managed services and broader experience-led digital transformation work. Also, Suzanne led Avanade’s global task force for Race and Inclusion, reporting to the CEO.

Before Avanade, Suzanne was a Vice President and Global Client Director with IBM where she spent the bulk of her career. She focussed on business-led technology strategy across financial services during her earlier stints with IBM and Ernst & Young. Suzanne will be based in New Jersey and report to Angan Guha, CEO, Americas 2 Market Unit.

Suzanne graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Engineering.

At around 11.33 am, Wipro was trading at Rs441.75 per piece up by 0.9% on Sensex. 

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