Bengaluru-based IT firm Wipro entered into a multi-year global agreement for automative engineering services with Marelli, an independent supplier to the automotive sector.
As part of this agreement, Wipro will leverage its EngineeringNXT framework and strong automotive engineering expertise to establish a software engineering factory for Marelli, Wipro said in a statement.
It will also help improve Marelli’s operational efficiency and expedite the launch of technologies on connectivity and sustainable mobility solutions, the company said.
While Wipro did not disclose the value of the deal, analysts said it is likely to be a large deal considering Marelli had been looking to consolidate its automotive software development enterprise which has now come to Wipro.
Talking about the deal, Pareekh Jain, founder, Pareekh Consulting, said Marelli is a customer of Wipro for its IT services and has now extended its