Mistry skips Tata Sons’ board meeting

Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) A board room confrontation between Tata Sons Chairman and ousted Chairman Cyrus Mistry was averted on Thursday with the latter skipping the meeting of the board at Bombay House here.

The development was confirmed by one of the board members Vijay Singh after coming out of the board meeting.

Two other board members Farida Khambata and Ralf Speth did not attend the meet.

The Tata Sons Board comprises of Ratan N Tata, Interim Chairman, Ishaat Hussain, Cyrus P Mistry, Vijay Singh, Nitin Nohria, Ronen Sen, Farida Khambata, Venu Srinivasan, Ajay Piramal, Amit Chandra, Ralf Speth and N.Chandrasekaran.