Mistry takes over as Tata Motors deputy chairman

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 07, 2012 14:40 hrs

Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) Tata Sons chairman-designate Cyrus P. Mistry Wednesday took over as deputy chairman of Tata Motors.

"Mistry will also be appointed to the board of Jaguar Land Rover," the company said in a statement.

Mistry was inducted to the board of Tata Motors in May. He also holds the position of a director in other group companies such as Tata Industries, Tata Steel, Tata Power, Tata Teleservices and Tata Consultancy Services.

Mistry has held a director's position in group holding company Tata Sons since 2006, and was appointed as its deputy chairman last November.

Mistry is slated to succeed Ratan Tata as the chairman of Tata Group in December.

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