Ratan Tata was born in 28 Dec in Surat, Gujarat, to Naval Tata and his first wife, Sonoo. He has a younger brother Jimmy, and a step. Ratan Tata Biography – Ratan Tata has been the Chairman of Tata Group for almost two decades. Tata was born on 28th December in Bombay, India. After ruling the Tata empire for more than two decades as its chairman, Ratan Naval Tata is set to retire on December 28, As a tribute to.

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Ratan Naval Tata born 28 December is an Indian industrialistinvestorphilanthropistand a former chairman of Tata Sons who serves as its chairman emeritus. He was also chairman of Tata Groupduring tothen served again, as interim chairman, from 24 Gatan through Februaryand continues to head its charitable autobiogralhy.

His biological maternal grandmother had been the sister of Hirabai Tata, wife of group founder Jamshedji Tata. His biological father, Hormusji Tata, had belonged to the broader Tata family; Naval therefore was a Tata by birth. Parents Naval and Sonoo separated in when Ratan was 10, and he was subsequently raised by the widow of Sir Ratanji Tata, his grandmother, Navajbai Tatawho formally adopted him through the J.

His first language is Gujarati. InTata began his career in the Tata Group, working on the shop floor of Tata Steelshoveling limestone, and handling the blast furnace.

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Tata stepped down as chairman of Tata Sons, naming him his successor. When he settled down into the new role, he faced stiff resistance from many companies heads, some of whom had spent decades in their respective companies and rose to become very powerful and influential due to the freedom to operate under JRD Tata. He began replacing them by setting a retirement age, and then made individual companies report operationally to the group office and made each contribute some of their profit to build and use the Tata group brand.


Innovation was given priority and younger talent was infused and given responsibilities. During the 21 years he led the Tata Group, revenues grew over 40 times, and profit, over 50 times.

Ratan Tata resigned his executive powers in the Tata group on 28 Decemberupon turning 75, appointing as his successor, Cyrus Mistrythe year-old son of Pallonji Mistry of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, the largest individual shareholder of the group and related by marriage. The decision went through intense media scrutiny that made many scrutinize the root causes of the sudden removal, and the resultant crisis. The selection committee consisted of Mr. All of them, except Mr.

Bhattacharya, were on the board of Tata Sons. Tata invested personal savings in Snapdeal — one of India’s leading e-commerce websites —and, in JanuaryTeaboxan online premium Indian Tea seller, [28] and CashKaro. The government has set an ambitious target to have only electric cars by Tata’s strong belief of giving wealth back to the people is reflected in his donations of approximately per cent of his wealth, especially in the support of educationmedicine and rural developmentdistinguishing him as a leading philanthropist in India.

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It is seven stories tall, and aboutgross square feet. It houses approximately bedrooms, in addition to academic and multi-purpose spaces.

Tata Consultancy Services TCS has given the largest ever donation by a company to Carnegie Mellon University for a facility to research in cognitive systems and autonomous vehicles. He was the interim chairman of Tata Sons. He has served in various capacities in organizations in India and abroad. He is a director on the boards of Alcoa Inc. On 12 JanuaryNatarajan Chandrasekaran was named as the chairman of Tata Sons, a role he assumed in February atuobiography Ratan Tata received the Padma Bhushan in and Padma Vibhushan inthe third and second highest civilian honours awarded by the Government of India.

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