Natarajan Chandrasekaran

Chairman, Tata Sons

Chairman of the Board at Tata Sons, the
holding company and promoter of all Tata Group companies. The Tata
Group companies, across 10 business verticals, have aggregate
annual revenues over US $110 billion.
Chandra joined the Board of Tata Sons in October 2016 and was
appointed Chairman in January 2017. He also chairs the Boards of
several group operating companies, including Tata Steel, Tata Motors,
Tata Power, and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) – of which he was
Chief Executive from 2009-17.
Chandra is a Director on the Board of India’s central bank, the
Reserve Bank of India, since 2016. He is on the International Advisory
Council of Singapore’s Economic Development Board. He is the
Chairman of Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow and the
President of the Court at Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru. He is
also the Co-Chair of India US CEO Forum. He is on the Board of
Governors of the New York Academy of Sciences.
Chandra has been awarded several honorary doctorates by leading
Universities in India and internationally. Chandra is the author of
Bridgital Nation, a groundbreaking book on harnessing technological
disruptions to bring Indians closer to their dreams.
Chandra is an avid photographer, and a passionate long-distance
marathon runner.

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