VP Legal, Wipro, Bangalore
Padmanabhan A ('Paddy') is Vice President-Legal of Wipro Limited and is heading the compliance, litigation and employment laws functions in the in-house legal team for Wipro's IT business.
Paddy joined Wipro in 1997 as Corporate Legal Counsel prior to which he has worked as in-house counsel for Indian corporate houses, including Reliance Industries, handling legal, commercial and indirect taxation functions.
In his current position, Paddy has had the opportunity to address and enhance statutory compliance for Wipro's IT business across the globe apart from successfully handling corporate disputes and employee matters and instituting Wipro's ethics compliance policies and processes.
Paddy holds degrees in Commerce and Law from universities in Tamil Nadu, India. His hobbies include listening to classical music including Carnatic, reading on religions and religious leaders of the world and travelling.