Tata Sons sets up office in Singapore for Asean region

Tata Sons, the investment holding company of the Tata group, has set up an office in Singapore for the Asean region and named K V Rao as Resident Director.

The office will facilitate the growth of group companies in the region, with a focus on innovation, R&D and technology, Tata Sons said in a statement.

Rao, who will continue as Managing Director of Trust Energy Resources, a Tata Power subsidiary, has lived in Singapore for 18 years. He has served in the Singapore Civil Service as a director with International Enterprise Singapore, an agency that promotes business.

Rao is on the executive committee of the Singapore Indian Development Agency and the Singapore Fine Arts Society and is Vice Chairman of the South Asia Business Council of the Singapore Business Federation.

The Tata group has been in Singapore since the early 1970s, with the establishment of a precision engineering company and training centre.

More than 15 Tata companies are present in Singapore in areas such as manufacturing, engineering, communication and information technology, chemicals, energy and financial services.

Post new comment

E-mail ID will not be published
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Amidst Sino-Indian bonhomie, the Tibet issue cannot be wished away

    Tibet did not figure in the three-day high-level meetings between India and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

INTERVIEWS

GV Nageswara Rao

MD & CEO, IDBI Federal Life

Timothy Moe

Goldman Sachs

Chander Mohan Sethi

CMD, Reckitt Benckiser India

COLUMNIST

Varun Dutt

<b>Riskfactor</b>: Intertemporal choices

Intertemporal choice is the study of the relative value people ...

Parvez Imam

Why we all have blood on our hands

What does the Jammu and Kashmir flood make us think? ...

Dharmendra Khandal

The peculiar possibilities of animal poop

You can tell a lot about an animal by its ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture