Cyrus Mistry

  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata 03-03-2014 04:51 PM

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that...
  • Curtains down at the Jaipur Literature Festival 21-01-2014 10:46 PM

    The seventh edition of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival concluded in Jaipur on Tuesday on a rainy day with organisers vowing to maintain the event as a platform to celebrate the freedom of speech and expression. "We have always advocated this festival to be a platform supporting freedom of expression...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival: Writing alone can't run your house, says Cyrus Mistry 19-01-2014 03:31 PM

    In an honest confession, reticent author Cyrus Mistry admits a writer either has to take up odd jobs or should have the backing of a guardian angel to run his household, as writing is a creative pursuit and isn't a high-paying job in India. "In India, they don't pay very...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival: Cyrus Mistry wins DSC Prize for 'Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer' 18-01-2014 09:02 PM

    Cyrus Mistry won the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature for his novel "Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer", in Jaipur on Saturday at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival. His novel deals with the less-known life of corpse bearers, a microscopic community within the Parsi clan. Their job is to cleanse...
  • Mistry wants more women at leadership roles in Tata group 24-06-2013 02:25 PM

    New Delhi: Stressing on the importance of harnessing talent of women workers, Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry has batted for the fairer gender taking up more leadership roles in the over USD 100 billion salt-to-software conglomerate. In his first address to shareholders as the Chairman of Tata Global Beverages Ltd...
  • Tata's Mistry man: Tightening belts as frugal era begins 27-05-2013 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: As Ratan Tata strode the halls of the Geneva Motor Show in March, joking with journalists and chatting with auto industry leaders, his successor at the helm of India's biggest business group stood silently on the sidelines. Shunning the spotlight since taking charge of the $100 billion Tata group...
  • Ratan Tata retires on 75th birthday, holidays in Pune lakehouse 28-12-2012 03:16 PM

    Twenty one years after he took over the reins of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata retired on Friday, his 75th birthday. ...
  • Tata Sons appoints Cyrus Mistry as chairman from Dec 28 18-12-2012 02:15 PM

    New Delhi: Tata Sons, the promoter of major operating companies of the salt-to-software conglomerate, on Tuesday announced appointment of Cyrus P Mistry as its Chairman with effect from December 28 following retirement of Ratan N Tata. "The Board of Directors of Tata Sons today announced the appointment of Cyrus P...
  • Be your own man: Tata's advice to Mistry 14-12-2012 12:48 PM

    Mumbai: Be your own man, Ratan Tata has advised Cyrus Mistry, who will succeed him at the helm of the $100 billion Tata group two weeks from now. "I don't think it is right to have a ghost to shadow over somebody," said Tata, dismissing any notion that his larger-than-life...
  • Ratan Tata steps down as Chairman of Tata Global Beverages 20-11-2012 06:34 PM

    Mumbai: Tata group chief Ratan Tata on Tuesday stepped down as Chairman of Tata Global Beverages with immediate effect, making way for successor Cyrus Mistry, who has also been inducted into the board of Indian Hotels Company. In two separate filings to the BSE, the two firms said the respective...
  • Tata Sons: passing the baton to Cyrus Mistry 13-12-2011 10:47 AM

    The passing of a crown is always a delicate affair. In 1991, when JRD Tata handed his to Ratan Naval Tata, his courtiers had rebelled. It took time for RNT to subdue the satraps and prove JRDs decision on his successor was perhaps his finest. But then JRD was always...
  • Tata Sons: A step in a new direction 02-12-2011 03:01 PM

    Just minutes before the world heard the news of the new chairman-in-waiting, Ratan Tata had individually called each of his leading CEOs in Bombay House on the phone to inform them about the board's decision. Many were stunned. Cyrus Mistry's long-standing assistant Vasu at SP Centre, the group's HQ in...
  • Cyrus Mistry's task: Set the pace, ensure growth 27-11-2011 12:15 PM

    New Delhi: Cyrus Mistry, the next chief of the sprawling Tata empire, will have the responsibility of setting the pace and ensuring overall business continuity amid global economic headwinds, feel experts. At the same time, they feel that the one-year period under the guidance of iconic Ratan Tata would provide...
  • Tata watchers give thumbs up to Cyrus Mistry 24-11-2011 06:10 AM

    Mumbai: Former Tata Steel MD JJ Irani has praised Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata's surprise decision to appoint 43-year-old Director of Tata Sons and Tata Elxsi (India) Cyrus Mistry as his successor. This is the second time that the group will have a non-Tata at the helm of affairs in...
  • Cyrus Mistry has age on his side: JJ Irani 23-11-2011 11:19 PM

    Mistry's biggest challenge will be to maintain the pace of internationalisation of the Tata group says JJ Irani. ...
  • India Inc welcomes Mistry as Tata's successor 23-11-2011 10:52 PM

    New Delhi: India Inc welcomed the naming of Cyrus P Mistry as the successor of Ratan Tata for heading the $ 80 billion Tata Group, saying it shows the high standards of corporate governance and integrity of the country's leading industrial house. "In the choice of Mistry, there is a...
  • Ratan Tata picks Cyrus Mistry to succeed him 23-11-2011 06:22 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata has appointed 43-year-old Director of Tata Sons and Tata Elxsi (India) Cyrus Mistry his successor. Mistry will work with Ratan Tata over the next year and take over from him when Tata retires in December 2012. The Board of Directors of Tata Sons at...