Cyrus P Mistry
Deputy Chairman, Tata Sons
Date of Birth: 1968
Place of Birth: Mumbai
Cyrus Mistry holds bachelor’s degrees in commerce from Mumbai University and civil engineering from Imperial College, London, and a master’s in management from London Business School.
Towards the end of 2011, the Tata Group, one of India’s largest conglomerates, named Cyrus Mistry as the surprise replacement for Chairman Ratan N. Tata, who steps down in December 2012 after 20 years at the helm. Mistry will be only the second non-Tata to lead the group in its 143-year history.