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Corporate Leader

Ratan Naval Tata Present Chairman Of Tata Group (A Business Legend) .

Tata Consultancy Services.Introduction  Ratan N Tata born on December 28. Tata Power. The Indian Hotels Company and Tata Teleservices .  He is also the chairman of major Tata companies such as Tata Steel. Tata Tea. Tata Motors. 1937. in Bombay.  Present Chairman Of Tata Group. Tata Chemicals.

• A prominent family belonging to Mumbai's wealthy Parsi community.Childhood • Ratan Tata was born into the famous Tata family. • He was born to Soonoo and Naval Hormusji Tata. • Ratan is the great grandson of Tata group founder Jamsedji Tata .

Their mother moved out and both ratan and his brother were raised by their grandmother lady navajbai. His childhood was troubled. with his parents separating in the mid-1940s when he was merely seven and his younger brother jimmy was five years old. .Cont…….

. • He completed his BSc degree in architecture with structural engineering from Cornell University in 1962. He was first sent to Jamshedpur to work at Tata Steel. • And the Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School in 1975.Early career • Ratan Tata completed his schooling from Campion School in Mumbai. after turning down a job with IBM on the advice of JRD Tata. • He joined the Tata Group in December 1962.

he took over as group chairman from J. the Group's other holding company. Tata. Ratan was appointed the Director-inCharge of The National Radio & Electronics Company Limited (Nelco). • In 1991. • In 1981.R. .Career • In 1971. • Under Ratan's guidance.D. Tata Consultancy Services went public and Tata Motors was listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Ratan was named director of Tata Industries.

. 2008.Contd…… • In 1998. under Ratan Tata. • On March 26. The two iconic British brands. 2007.15 billion ($2. under the chairmanship of Ratan Tata. The merger created the fifth largest steel producing entity in the world. the Tata Indica. Tata Motors introduced his brainchild. With the acquisition. an AngloDutch steel and aluminium producer. • On January 31.3 billion). bought Jaguar & Land Rover from Ford Motor Company. Jaguar and Land Rover. Tata Motors. Ratan Tata became a celebrated personality in Indian corporate business culture. Tata Sons successfully acquired Corus Group. were acquired for £1.

. No success is worthwhile unless it serves the needs or interests of the country and its people and is achieved by fair and honest means.Principles of Tata’s 1. 3. 2. Nothing worthwhile is ever achieved without deep thought and hard work. Good human relations not only bring great personal rewards but are essential to the success of any enterprise.

What makes him LEADER? • • • • • • • Visionary Strategist Initiator Change Champion Risk Taker Expertise A man of integrity .

Social Responsibility Community Initiatives Environment The Tata Trust Institutions Sports & Arts • • • • • .

. • In 2006 he received the FIRST Award for Responsible Capitalism. Ratan Tata was honoured with the Padma Bhushan.Awards and recognition • On the occasion of India's 50th Republic Day on 26 January 2000. • In February 2004. Ratan Tata was conferred the title of honorary economic advisor to Hangzhou city in the Zhejiang province of China.

• He was listed among the 25 most powerful people in business named by Fortune magazine in November 2007. considered the highest honor the university awards to distinguished individuals from the corporate sector. • In May 2008 Mr Tata made it to the Time magazine's 2008 list of the World's 100 most influential people. Hatfield Fellow in Economic Education.Contd……… • In March 2006 Tata was honoured by Cornell University as the 26th Robert S. .

• An honorary doctorate in science by the University of Warwick. • An honorary doctorate in technology by the Asian Institute of Technology. . Bangkok. He has also been conferred an honorary doctorate in business administration by the Ohio State University. In 2009 he was appointed an honorary Knight Commander of the British Empire.Contd…….

• In 2010. • He has recently received an honorary Doctor of Law from the University of Cambridge.Contd… • An honorary fellowship by the London School of Economics. Ratan Tata was named one of the '50 People Who Matter 2010 by New Statesman Magazine .

I hope that a hundred years from now we will bread our wings far beyond India .ofcourse.I hope the group comes to be regarded as being the best in India. Best in the products we deliver . carrying the same set of trust as we do today” RATAN N.“The hundred years from now. More importantaly. that we become a global group . Best in manner in which we operate.than it is now. operating in many countries . and best in our system & ethics . TATA . Having said that . I expect Tata's to be much bigger. as Indian business conglomerate that is at home in the world .