Sangita Singh wins FICCI award for outstanding achievement

The Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Ladies Organization (FLO) has conferred on Sangita Singh, Senior Vice President – Enterprise Application Services, Wipro Technologies the Outstanding Woman Professional in IT award.
March 6, 2008 - PRLog -- The Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Ladies Organization (FLO) has conferred on Sangita Singh, Senior Vice President – Enterprise Application Services, Wipro Technologies the Outstanding Woman Professional in IT award.

FLO was set up by FICCI with a view to encouraging women to explore to the maximum their own human potential as entrepreneurs, business women and lady professionals as well as serve the community and nation at large through activities of social welfare on the cultural and social fronts. FLO awards instituted recognize outstanding women in their respective field of interest.

These awards are instituted in various categories such as Information Technology, Banking and Finance, Advertising, Education, Media, Social sector, etc., “FLO salutes the women achievers of our country in an imposing event every year. In the plethora of award ceremonies, this is a one of its kind event, because we cover 25 different categories and our awardees are leaders in their fields and come from all parts of the country. When women are empowered, they can achieve heights of excellence in many diverse fields, including those which are perceived to be male dominated” says Ms. Kiran Gera, President, FLO.

Accepting the award, Ms. Sangita Singh, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Application Services, Wipro Technologies said, “"It's an overwhelming honor to receive this award in the company of so many accomplished and wonderful people, many of whom I have grown up admiring. Thanks to the confidence that Wipro has reposed in me, and the belief of people that I have worked for and worked with at Wipro, my gender has never been an issue in my modest success"

Other awardees for the year include Chitra Ramakrishnan (Finance), Ela Bhatt (Social Activisit), Falguni Nayar (Banking) and Shobha Kameneni (Healthcare).

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