UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

Form 6-K

 

 

Report of Foreign Private Issuer

Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16

under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of March 2021

Commission File Number 001-16139

 

 

Wipro Limited

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Not Applicable

(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)

Karnataka, India

(Jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)

Doddakannelli

Sarjapur Road

Bangalore, Karnataka 560035, India +91-80-2844-0011

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F:
Form 20-F  ☒    Form 40-F  ☐

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DISCLOSURE OF ACQUISITION

Wipro Limited, a company organized under the laws of the Republic of India (the “Company”), hereby furnishes the Commission with the following information relating to the acquisition by the Company of Capco, a global technology and management consultancy providing digital, consulting and technology services to financial institutions in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. The following information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.

On March 4, 2021, the Company informed the securities exchanges in India on which its securities are listed and the New York Stock Exchange that the Company has signed an agreement to acquire Capco, and that the acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals and is expected to be completed during the quarter ending June 30, 2021. A copy of the letter to the securities exchanges is attached hereto as Item 99.1.


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly organized.

 

WIPRO LIMITED

/s/ Jatin Pravinchandra Dalal

Jatin Pravinchandra Dalal
Chief Financial Officer

Dated: March 5, 2021


INDEX TO EXHIBITS

 

Item

    
99.1    Letter to the Exchanges dated March 4, 2021.