In times of adversity, you have two choices €” you can either steal yourself away from the situation or steel yourself up towards it. For Ratan Tata, the choice was made early on. To be given the reins to India's largest business conglomerate can be extremely daunting. But Ratan Tata's takeover as the chairman of the Tata group proved that what is already great can be made even better. His legacy has the innate power to inspire great leadership. His success can motivate any beyond words. But, if how the world sees you is a result of how well you communicate, Ratan Tata's wisdom is unmatchable. This book contains his simplicity, his determination, his defining moments, his generosity, his learning curve, his humility and his intellectual curiosity. From a man who has lived his days redefining success, his experiences and learnings can brighten the light at the end of any entrepreneurial tunnel. If ever, on your journey of life, you need a little nudge, a push or a spark, this book will never fail to deliver. Not even for a Nano second.
Ratan Tata was the chairman of Tata sons, the holding company of the Tata group, from 1991 till his retirement in December 2012. The Tata group, founded by Jamsetji Tata in 1868, is headquartered in India. During Ratan Tata's tenure as chairman, the Tata group transformed itself into a global enterprise and its revenues grew manifold, totaling over $100 billion in 2011-12. Ratan Tata continues to be the chairman of the Tata trusts, also founded by Jamsetji Tata, which are among India's oldest, non-sectarian philanthropic organisations. For 125 years now, the trusts have played a pioneering role in community development in India. Under his leadership, the trusts are augmenting the impact of the work, pursuing important causes that are good for India as a whole. The government of India honoured Ratan Tata with its second-highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan, in 2008.
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