Major Achievements under the Leadership of Ratan Tata

WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar news

PM-CARES Trustee

Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata, has been nominated as one of the trustees of the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM CARES) Fund.

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Tata Starbucks

In 2012, Tata Global Beverages and Starbucks form a joint venture, Tata Starbucks Ltd, and open their first store in Mumbai.

Acquisition of Jaguar and Land Rover

In 2008, Tata Motors acquires the Jaguar and Land Rover businesses from Ford, and forms a new company, Jaguar Land Rover.

M&A Critique

Cheapest Passenger Car

In 2008, Tata Motors unveils the Nano, the country's cheapest passenger car. It was initially dubbed the Rs 1 lakh car.

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Listed on the NYSE

In 2004, Tata Motors is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The company also acquires the heavy vehicles unit of Daewoo Motors the same year.

The Economic Times

1st to cross $1 Billion Revenue

In 2003, Tata Consultancy Services became the first Indian software company to cross $1 billion in revenue. The company went public a year later.

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Ist PSU on New York Stock Exchange

In 2002, The group acquires a controlling stake in Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd. VSNL was founded in 1986 and was the first Indian PSU to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

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Owns 2nd-largest manufacturer of Tea

In 2000, Tata Tea, now Tata Global Beverages, acquired the Tetley group, the world's second largest manufacturer and distributor of tea. Tetley is the largest tea company in the UK.

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