New members inducted in Tata Sons Board

Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Tata Sons, the holding company of the Tata Group, on Tuesday said two new members have been inducted in the company’s board as additional directors.

According to a statement from Tata Sons, Ralf Speth, Chief Executive Officer of Jaguar Land Rover, and N. Chandrasekaran, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), have been appointed as Additional Directors on the company’s Board.

“This is in recognition of their exemplary leadership in their companies,” Ratan N. Tata, Interim Chairman of Tata Sons, was quoted as saying in the statement.

The development comes a day after the industrial conglomerate replaced Cyrus P. Mistry as its Chairman and named Ratan Tata as the interim chairman of the company.

The decision was taken at the company’s board meeting on Monday.