N Chandrasekaran takes over as new Chairman today, says Tatas will lead, not follow


Mumbai: Tata veteran N Chandrasekaran on Tuesday took over as the chairman of Tata Sons,

promising to deliver “industry leading” performance in all its businesses.

“We will work together to deliver business performance which is industry

leading in all our businesses,

and lead …and not follow,” the 53-year-old

Chandrasekaran told reporters outside the iconic headquarters of

the $103-billion salt-to-software conglomerate- Bombay House.

“It is an honour and a privilege for me to assume this responsibility

..I look forward to the opportunity to serve the group in this new role for the years to come and seek

support from everyone so that we can collectively make it happen,” he said