EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Wipro IT Services Poland

Company/Organisation:
Wipro IT Services Poland

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Gdanski; Pomorskie; Polnocny
Location of affected unit(s): Gdańsk

Company

Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Group: Wipro Ltd.

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 15-02-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 15-02-2016
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2016
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

IT outsourcing and consulting company Wipro IT Services Poland has announced that it will create 200 new jobs at its unit in Gdańsk by the end of 2016. The company has already moved into a new office in Alchemia, a new office complex in Gdańsk. The company revealed that it plans to increase of the  workforce to the level of 1,000 employees in Poland by the end of 2017.

Wipro IT Services Poland is a part of the Indian IT group Wipro employing over 160,000 people worldwide. In Poland, Wipro has been operating since 2008 and it has premises across the country; the company's two IT centres are located in Warszawa and Gdańsk.