The month of June in New York is warm and a great time to visit the Big Apple.
But the five brain trusts of the Tata Group had no time to enjoy a summer vacation.
The clock was ticking.
They had to finalise Ratan Tata's successor by the year end and they had already cast their net wide.
Image: Members of the Veteran Corps of Artillery of New York fire a cannon salute during a ceremony at the Statue of Liberty to mark her 125th anniversary in this October 2011 file photo.
Text: Arijit Barman, Business Standard