India's Tata Sons may name new chairman as early as Thursday - Economic Times

Source : REUTERS
Last Updated: Thu, Jan 12, 2017 16:40 hrs

MUMBAI, Jan 12 (Reuters) - India's Tata Sons is likely to name a new chairman as early as Thursday, the Economic Times reported, citing unnamed officials.

Tata Sons has called a board meeting at 4 p.m. (1030 GMT), the newspaper said, although it said no agenda for the meeting had been announced. http://bit.ly/2ifVtM5

The $100 billion conglomerate ousted its chairman Cyrus Mistry in October, sparking a bitter public spat.

Thursday report comes as Tata Consultancy Services Ltd , India's biggest software services company, reports its results. TCS head N. Chandrasekaran has been widely speculated to be one of the leading contenders for the role. (Writing by Devidutta Tripathy; Editing by Alex Richardson)



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