WeP Peripherals (www.wepindia.com)
has announced that Arun K Thiagarajan, former President
of HP India, has rejoined its board as chairman.
has over 34 years of corporate experience across the engineering
and IT industries. He started his career in 1969 with
Asea AB Vasteras, Sweden, and then later went on to become
the managing director and country manager of Asea Brown
the IT sector, he was the head of Wipro Infotech and then
retired as the executive president of HP India in July
2002. Thiagarajan was on the board of WeP in 2000-01,
the first year of WeP after its spin-off from Wipro, in
an employee-leveraged buyout.
Thiagarajan on the board, WeP Peripherals managing director
and CEO Ram N Agarwal said: Aruns experience
was of immense value to WeP when the company was formed,
and we welcome him back to guide us in our next phase
Peripherals (the new name of Wipro ePeripherals) is a
leading IT peripherals solutions and services company
in India. WeP commenced operations in 1986 as a peripherals
division of Wipro Infotech, one of the largest IT companies
in India, and then became an independent corporate entity
in September 2000. WeP is Indias largest employee-owned
company, best known for innovation, e-enabled processes
and customer focus.