Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji remembered his grandmother as the “most generous person”, recently sharing an old photo on Twitter. Dr. Gulbanoo Premji, was the president of Wipro from 1966 to 1983. Her husband MH Premji (MH Premji) founded this company. His grandson stated in his Twitter post, “It was his generosity and his values that shaped Wipro’s philanthropic ideals.”
Dr. Gulbano Premji’s son Azim Premji (Azim Premji) topped the list of philanthropists in India in the year 2020, last year around 22 crore donations were made every day. A long time ago, Premji had said that his mother was influenced by his thinking and steps and what he should do with money.
Rishad Premji, who took over as president of Wipro from father Azim Premji in 2019, shared a black and white photo of his grandmother with his parents. He wrote, “My grandmother, Dr. Gulbano Premji, is in Amalner with my parents,” “She was the chairperson of Wipro from 1966-83 and a huge support for my father in the early years. He is also the most generous person. The ones I knew. Their values shaped Wipro’s ideals of philanthropy. “
He also added the hashtags #TheStoryofWipro and # 75YearsofWipro.
My grandmother Dr Gulbanoo Premji with my parents at Amalner. She was chairperson of Wipro from 1966-83 & a huge support for my father in the early years. She was also the most generous person I knew. Her values shaped Wipro’s philanthropy ideals. # 75YearsofWipro#TheStoryofWipropic.twitter.com/jnFDnWNoW8
– Rishad Premji (@RishadPremji) January 12, 2021
To mark 75 years of Wipro, which was incorporated on December 29, 1945, Rishad Premji is sharing pre-overlooked family photographs on social media, titled ‘The Story of Wipro’ Wipro).
Last week, he shared two old pictures on Twitter featuring his grandparents and remembered him as a couple devoted to progressive causes. He wrote, “My grandparents Gulbano and MH Premji. The Dr. who helped to set up a children’s hospital, he founded Western India Vegetable Products (Western India Vegetable Prdts), which later became Wipro. He was a There were special couples who were devoted to progressive causes. “
My grandparents Gulbanoo & MH Premji. She a Dr. who helped found a childrens hospital, he founded Western India Vegetable Prdts, later Wipro. They were a special couple, devoted to progressive causes. I did not know him at all but I still miss her. #TheStoryofWipro# 75yearsofWipropic.twitter.com/qNuOlSpIwx
– Rishad Premji (@RishadPremji) January 4, 2021
According to Mr. Premji, ‘The Story of Wipro’ will unveil the story of Western India Vegetable Products Ltd. and will be produced in Wipro as a diversified global business.