"ANZ has been a strategic focus for Wipro over the years and even more so now with the region's growing demand for comprehensive digital transformation solutions, agility and scale, specialised technology requirements and innovation," said Wipro APMEA CEO N.S. Bala.
"I am excited to welcome Sarah and am confident that her leadership and deep understanding of this market will help clients succeed and drive our growth ambition in this region."
Adam-Gedge has worked in project and service-based consultancies for more than 25 years in Australia and New Zealand, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and Latin America.
She joins Wipro from Publicis Sapient, where she served as managing director.
Adam-Gedge previously worked for Avanade Australia as managing director, for IBM in a number of roles (most recently that of vice president), for PwC as managing partner for New Zealand, and as partner at Arthur Andersen.
She is also a non-executive director of Austal, and a member of the ACS's national diversity and inclusion council.
Adam-Gedge is a chartered accountant (member of CAANZ), holds a Bachelor of Business in accounting from the Queensland University of Technology, and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
"I am looking forward to working with an outstanding team and being a part of Wipro, which is on a transformation journey globally. Wipro has strong values and is highly respected in the market, and this resonates with clients, partners and team members. I am delighted to have the opportunity to support Wipro's clients as they accelerate their digital and technology-led change initiatives," she said.