Bhanumurthy Ballapuram has joined Google Cloud as the vice president for customer experience, JAPAC. He will report to Google Cloud’s global vice president for customer experience, John Jester, who is based in the US.

An NIT Warangal and IIM Ahmedabad alumnus, Bhanumurthy joins from Wipro where he served as president and COO. He has more than 25 years of experience in senior management roles in the high-growth IT services industry serving global fortune 500 customers.

Bhanumurthy will partner with Google Cloud’s regional leadership – including Karan Bajwa for APAC and Tomoyuki Hirate for Japan – to further commitment to the success of customers and continue to advance Google Cloud’s enterprise momentum in the market.