Appirio is a company which provides IT cloud services and consulting for enterprises. It was established in 2006 by Mike O’Brien, Chris Barbin, Narinder Singh, and Glenn Weinstein. It is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, although Appirio also has operations in Japan, Australia, and several European countries, such as Portugal and Sweden. In 2016, the company was acquired by Wipro, an Indian multinational IT, consulting, and business process service provider, and is now operating as one of its subsidiary.
Appirio provides businesses with consulting and implementation services for several enterprise cloud IT solutions, such as Salesforce and Google Apps. These services range from strategy-based consultation, such as digital organization design and advocacy programs, to innovation and technology-based ones, for example, lightning bolts solution and MuleSoft integration.
Appirio was acquired by Wipro in 2016 for an estimated $500 million. Prior to this, Appirio has managed to raise a total of $111.7 million from six funding rounds. The company’s last round was held on April 2015, which collected $35 million from two investors. Previous investors who have contributed financing to Appirio were SharesPost Investment Management, Fidelity Management & Research Company, and Lead Edge Capital.
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