Mr Noel N Tata

November 21, 2014

Mr Noel N Tata is the Managing Director of Tata International Limited since August 2010.

Before joining Tata International, he worked with Trent Limited, serving as its Managing Director for more than 11 years. Having led Trent, Mr Tata was appointed the Vice Chairman of Trent Limited in 2012 and later as Chairman in 2014. Mr Tata continues to serve as the Chairman of Trent, where he has overseen the growth of Trent across formats – from a one store operation in 1998 to over 330 stores across formats in 2020 – namely Westside (currently 165 department stores), Landmark (currently 4 leisure and family entertainment stores), Zudio (80 stores), Star Bazaar (currently 57 food and grocery hypermarkets and supermarkets in association with Tesco) besides the joint venture with Inditex to bring Zara (22 stores) and Massimo Dutti (3 stores).

Mr Tata also serves in different capacities on the Board of various other companies as well, including as the Chairman of Voltas, Chairman of Tata Investment Corporation and the Vice Chairman of Titan Industries. He also serves as a Trustee on the Board of Sir Ratan Tata Trusts. Mr Tata is also on the board of Kansai Nerolac Paints and Smiths Plc. He is also the Chairman of Voltas’ Investors Grievance Committee and Member of the Tata Investment Corporation’s Investment Committee and Remuneration Committee.

Mr Tata graduated from Sussex University (UK) and has completed the International Executive Programme (IEP) from INSEAD. He is the son of Mr Naval H Tata and Mrs Simone N Tata.