Mr. Ratan Naval Tata is Chairman at Tata Sons Ltd., Chairman at Alcoa Asia Ltd., Chairman of Investment Commission of India, Chairman at Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust, Chairman at Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Chairman at Sir Ratan Tata Trust, a Member of National Hydrogen Energy Board, a Member of National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council, a Member of Prime Ministers Council on Trade & Industry, President-Court at Indian Institute of Science and a Principal at International Investment Council.
He is on the Board of Directors at East-West Center, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Arconic, Inc., Tata Steel Ltd., Antrix Corp. Ltd., Reserve Bank of India, Cornell University, Ohio State University Foundation, University of Southern California and X PRIZE Foundation. Mr. Tata was previously employed as an Independent Director by Mondelez International, Inc., Independent Non-Executive Director by Fiat SpA, Chairman by Indian Hotels Co. Ltd., Director-in-Charge by National Radio & Electronics Co. Ltd., Chairman by Tata Industries Ltd., Non-Executive Director by Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Chairman by Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., Chairman by Tata AutoComp Systems Ltd., Chairman by Tata Chemicals Ltd., Chairman-Emeritus by Tata Motors Ltd., Chairman by Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd., Chairman by The Tata Group, Member-India AIDS Initiative Board by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust, Chairman by Corus Group Ltd., Chairman by Jaguar Land Rover Plc, Chairman-Management Council by Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, a Trustee by The RAND Corp., and Chairman-Emeritus by The Tata Group.
He also served on the board at Tata Power Co., Ltd., One 97 Communications Ltd., Tata America International Corp., Tata Global Beverages Ltd., Tata International AG, Tata Ltd., Tata Motors European Technical Centre Plc, Tata Technologies Pte Ltd., Tata Teleservices Ltd. and The Water Initiative LLC.
He received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University.