Mukund Govind Rajan was appointed as the group spokesperson and brand custodian of TATA Group on 6 February 2013. Rajan will have the responsibility of looking after the corporate communications as well as the branding activities of the group in India and abroad.
Apart from this, Rajan will also serve as the chief ethics officer of this group. He will look after the Corporate Social Responsibility activities of the Tata group as its Chairman of the Tata Council for Community Initiatives.
Rajan would report directly to Cyrus Mistry, the Chairman of the Tata group. Rajan has remained in Tata group for more than 18 years. He started his career in Tata as the Tata Administrative Service (TAS) Officer. In the recent past, he was the head of private equity advisory at the Tata Capital and also the Managing Partner of advisory team of Tata Opportunities Fund.
Previously, Rajan also served as the Managing Director of Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra). He was also the vice president, Chairman’s Office, at Tata Sons.