Azim Hashim Premji was born in a Muslim family on 24 July 1945 in Mumbai, India. His father was a businessman and was known as the king of Rice Burma.
Azim Premji is the CEO of Wipro. His net worth is approx 660 crore USD. He studied from Standford University. Where he completed his bachelor of science in electrical engineering. After completing his education he married to Yasmeen. Both of them have two children Tariq and Rishad. In the IT Business, Wipro Rishad is the chief strategy officer.
|Azim Premji||bio in short.|
|Date of Birth|
|24 July 1945
75 (as on 2020)
Tariq and Rishad.
|Education||bachelor of science in electrical engineering|
|Net worth||660 crore USD. (June 2020)|
- Azim Premji is the CEO of Wipro.
Azim Premji Career.
- They use to manufacture cooking oil and a laundry soap called 787.
- They Manufactured oil under the brand name of sunflower vanaspati, a by-product of oil manufacture.
- After his father died in the year 1966.
bakery hair care soap, lighting products, baby toiletries, ethnic ingredient-based toiletries, hydraulic cylinders.
- by manufacturing minicomputers, under the technological collaboration with an American Company Sentinel.
- he entered the high technology sector.
Azim Premji Awards and Achievements
|Azim Premji Awards and Achievements.|
|From.||Award and Achievements.||Year.|
|Manipal Academy of higher education.||Doctorate.||2000|
|Government of India||Padma Bhushan||2005|
|National Institute of industrial engineering||Lakshya Business Visionary||2006|
|Wesleyan University||Padma Vibhushan||2009|
|Government of India||Second-highest civilian||2011|
|India Today magazine||India's 50 most powerful people||2017|
|French Government||Highest French civilian distinction||2018|
|Forbes Magazine||Heroes of Philanthropy list of 30 altruists||2019|
- Padma Bhushan in 2005.
National Institute of industrial engineering in 2006 awarded him,
- Lakshya Business Visionary.
- Wesleyan University in the middle town.
- He has been awarded Padma Vibhushan.
- Mysore university in 2015 conferred an honorary doctorate on him.
- He received the highest French civilian distinction by the French Government in 2018.
- He was in Forbes magazine as one of the Heroes of the philanthropy list of the Asia Pacific region in December 2019.
Charity of Azim Premji
- Wipro donated Rs 1,125 crore to tackle in this pandemic which spread in the world.
- After donating 1,125 he became worlds, third-biggest donor.
- He has also donated a massive amount of 50,000 crores to charity, which is 34 percent of the shares of his company.
- His name is always in India’s top donation list.
- Donated $21 billion to his education charity that includes a 67 percent stake in his IT outsourcer.
- He contributed to improving the quality of the government schooling system.
- Madhya Pradesh.
Already some works are completed in the northeastern state in India.
AZIM PREMJI UNIVERSITY
- Premji formed a university in Karnataka.
- The university is funded By, Azim Premji Foundation.
- The purpose to establish the university was social and not for profit.
- The campus is big as it covers the area of 12 acres
- 3800 students as well as 700 plus faculty staff
What is the email id of Premji?
- His email id is firstname.lastname@example.org
Azim Premji Foundation logo
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