Mr Natarajan Chandrasekaran
Non-Executive Director and Chairman
Mr Natarajan Chandrasekaran, is the Chairman of the Board of Tata Sons, the holding company and/or promoter of more than 100 Tata operating companies with aggregate annual revenues of more than US $100 billion.
Mr Chandrasekaran also chairs the Boards of several group operating companies, including Tata Steel, Tata Power, Indian Hotels, and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) – of which he was Chief Executive from 2009-17. His appointment as Chairman followed a 30-year stint at TCS, where he was responsible for consolidating TCS as the largest private sector employer in India and the country's most valuable company.
He was awarded several honorary doctorates by leading universities in India and internationally. Mr Chandrasekaran attended the Regional Engineering College, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, where he completed a Master's degree in Computer Applications.
Mr Chandrasekaran was appointed as an Additional Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company w.e.f. January 17, 2017.