Interviews and stories

'Innovations can come even from ordinary folks'
September 2017

Zenia Tata, executive director, global expansion, XPRIZE, speaks about her work and the difference the Water Abundance XPRIZE contest can make to water-distressed people and communities

Going places with a second career
September 2017

Amit Chincholikar, senior VP, group HR, Tata Sons, talks about the Second Careers Inspiring Possibilities programme's role in advancing the group's diversity and inclusion agenda

Celebrating the champions of sustainability
September 2017

Tata Sons announces the winners of the 2017 Tata North America Sustainability Awards

Consumers love brands with a purpose
August 2017

Everyone wins when companies pursue sustainable behaviours, says Harish Bhat, brand custodian, Tata Sons, explaining why customers are drawn to purpose-led brands

Leading with purpose
August 2017

Speaking at the UN headquarters, James Shapiro, resident director, North America, Tata Sons, emphasized that innovation and technology will be key drivers for the achievement of objectives

'We are now more deeply involved on the ground'
August 2017

Ratan Tata, the Chairman of Tata Trusts and Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, speaks about the path Tata Trusts has taken and the objectives it is pursuing

Spurring innovation-led growth
August 2017

Tata companies are riding the innovation wave to push barriers and surprise the marketplace

'We need different kinds of innovation based on access'
July 2017

India Inc's innovation focus should be on solving the problem of access to products and services, says N Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons

'Tata group has been a model of pioneering for over 150 years'
July 2017

Pioneering is how the Tata group defines innovation in enterprise, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer, Tata Sons

'Technology is going to decide how businesses are run'
July 2017

Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of the Tata group and Chairman, Tata Trusts, speaks about the economy and its drivers, technology and its disruptions, and the challenges confronting communities

The enquiring mind
June 2017 | Harish Bhat

Curiosity is a key quality needed to succeed as a marketing professional, says Tata Sons brand custodian Harish Bhat in his new book The Curious Marketer

Customer first, and don't you forget it
May 2017 | Sanghamitra Bhowmik

A roundtable involving Tata executives from different industries elicited a variety of views on customer orientation and aftersales service

Innovating for immediate needs
May 2017

India will present a tremendous market opportunity over the next decade in key areas such as energy, water and transportation, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda

Preserving art for the future
April 2017

Tata Trusts and Tata organisations ensure the preservation of art and culture for future generations

Indian Institute of Science ranked best university in India
April 2017

For over a century, the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, conceived by Tata Founder Jamsetji Tata, has been a byword for excellence for scientific research in India

Creating green havens
April 2017

Tata companies have been deploying their resources and knowledge towards ecological regeneration and biodiversity conservation across geographies

Safeguarding habitats
March 2017

At least 10,000 species go extinct every year as per World Wildlife Fund estimates. Tata companies are doing their bit to bring down the number

For the love of stories
March 2017 | Harish Bhat

Marketers and brands need to become evocative storytellers as consumers engage better if products tell a story, says Harish Bhat, brand custodian, Tata Sons

Cast in excellence
February 2017 | Dr Gopichand Katragadda

Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer, explores how the centuries old tradition of Chola bronze is kept alive at museums around the world, and how the enduring technology survived the last 4,500 years

India's tryst with Big Data
February 2017 | Sangeeta Menon

Deep Thomas, CEO of Tata Insights and Quants, the Tata group's Big Data venture, speaks about the power and potential of data, and why it's an exciting time to be in India