Ratan Tata''s tenure saw the Tata brand growing in stature and gaining global respectability. With his unwavering commitment to corporate governance, he has sustained the Tata tradition of doing responsible and socially relevant business.
Nano drive: Tata Motors chairman Ratan Tata presents the keys to the owner of first Nano car in Mumbai on July 17, 2009.
Starbucks coffee: Ratan Tata, Tata Sons chairman, and Howard Schultz Starbucks chairman, inaugurated the first store in India at a historic building in southern Mumbai on October 19, 2012.
Mighty steel: Ratan Tata, Tata Steel chairman, adressses a press conference announcing the acquisition of Corus by Tata Steel, in Mumbai on January 31, 2007.
Chemical terms: Ratan Tata & deputy chairman Cyrus Mistry come to attend the 73rd Tata Chemicals agm at Birla Matoshri in Mumbai on August 22, 2012.
Swach Nanotech: Ratan Tata unveils Tata Swach Nanotech water purifier at Tata Theatre, NCPA on December 7, 2009.
Fiat ties: Fiat Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo and Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata smile prior to the start of a press conference in Turin on July 22, 2008. Tata Motors is open to Italy's Fiat helping to sell the Nano model overseas, Tata said on July 23, 2008.
Good bye: N Chandrasekaran, TCS MD & CEO, Ratan Tata, Tata Sons chairman, S Ramadurai, TCS vice-chairman, and Cyrus Mistry, Tata Sons deputy chairman, at the TCS annual general meeting in Mumbai on June 29, 2012.
Taj 100: Ratan Tata and Simone Tata at the celebration of 100 years of Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai on September 16, 2003.