Jamshedji Tata set up a small business in 1868. A century and a half later, the Tata Group is among the most respected and renowned business houses across the globe. In 2019-20, the group earned over $106 billion in revenue. Employing more than 750,000 people, the group is also widely revered for its many social initiatives.
The Tata Group is present in a large number of verticals, represented by an array of affiliate companies. The group plays leadership roles in the segments like automobiles, chemicals, FMCG, engineering, energy, retail, hospitality, services, information and communications, iron and steel, financial services, and so much more. Trust and credibility are the qualities the group is known for.
The group always puts the interests of its external and internal customers before everything else. That explains the amount of respect that it has enjoyed across generations, in over 100 countries across 6 continents.
Tata Group of Group Companies
Every affiliate and company of the Tata Group operates as an individual business entity. There are 30 companies across 10 clusters under the group.
Here is the list of companies owned by Tata Group as on 2021:
Tata Consultancy Services
The IT services and consulting wing of the Tata Group, TCS has played an active role as a partner consultant in the growth journey of many Indian and global companies of every hue. It has set (and surpassed) many industry benchmarks, delivering a flawless solution. The company employs almost 4.5 lakh highly capable people across 40+ countries. The company has generated more than $22 billion in revenue in 2019-20. FinanceAsia’s 2020 Asia’s Best Companies survey has named TCS as the “Overall Best Managed Technology Company in Asia.”
Tata Motors is a $45 billion company. It is among the top global automobile majors, with a presence in multiple segments like cars, utility vehicles, defense vehicles, buses, trucks, etc. Offering a large range of integrated mobility solutions for the new age, the commercial vehicles of the company ply in Europe, Latin America, Australia, the CIS countries, and all of Asia. It has a network of over 100 associates and affiliates globally.
One of the flagship entities of the Tata Group, Tata Steel is a leading global steel manufacturer with an installed capacity of 33 Mn TPA. It earned revenues of more than $22 billion in 2019-20. It is one of the most geographically diverse companies in its domain. Innovation and sustainability of resources are the driving forces behind the company.
It started as a manufacturer of industrial salt and soda, more than 90 years ago. Its present product portfolio consists of a wide range of specialty chemicals that have multiple applications across industries. The highly popular Tata Salt used to be one of the defining products of the group, till it was merged into the Tata Consumer Products segment. Tata Chemicals is the world’s 3rd largest producer of soda ash and the 6th largest producer of sodium bicarbonate.
Tata Consumer Products
This company represents all the consumer goods of the group. Some of the major brands that handles are Tata Salt, Tata Tea, Tetley, and Tata Sampann. Through these (and more) products, the group makes a daily appearance in more than 200 million Indian households. It is the 2nd largest manufacturer of branded tea in the world. Other food items where it is present are coffee, mineral water, pulses, spices, etc.
Titan is almost synonymous with watches in India. It also has a robust presence in eyewear and jewelry segments, owning several popular brands. The Tanishq jewelry brand is among the most trusted ones in its category. Some top watch brands of Titan are Sonata, Fastrack, Raaga, etc. The Titan Eyeplus stores deal in the eyewear business.
Tata Capital is among the largest NBFCs of India, with a loan portfolio of more than INR 60,000 crores. Its products serve the needs of retail, institutional, and corporate customers. Tata Capital describes itself as a single-point financial solutions provider. The company has ISO 31000 risk process and People Capability Maturity Model (PCMM) Level 4 certifications.
The nation’s largest integrated power company, Tata Power is present across the total power value chain – conventional energy, renewable energy, power services, solar rooftops, Electric Vehicle charging points, and related consultancy. The company has a combined generation capacity of more than 12,000 MW. Out of this, almost 30% comes from environment-friendly sources, reiterating the company’s commitment towards a cleaner and greener planet. In keeping with the requirements of the day, the company is India’s number one solar rooftop service provider.
Tata Advanced Systems Limited
Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL) is the group’s representative in the aerospace and defense sector. The company works ceaselessly in creating global standard indigenous products for these sectors. TASL serves companies both in India and abroad. It provides end-to-end service in the value chain – design, engineering, fabrication, and assembly. It is also into manufacturing and assembling military radar for the Indian Navy. The key focus areas of the company are – missiles, homeland security, radars, aerospace, command & control, etc.
The Indian Hotels Company Limited
Combining traditional Indian hospitality with new-age global service standards, the first hotel of Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) was the Taj Mahal Palace that opened its doors in 1903. Ever since then, this hotel has become a flagship structure and a signature emblem of Mumbai. It has never ceased to delight and amaze guests from the world over, by its exquisite service levels. At present, IHCL operates 170 hotels across 12 countries globally. The company is among Asia’s largest hotel chains and continues to set new benchmarks in the service experience that its guests receive.
Empowering companies with its substantial digital expertise, Tata Communications seeks to digitally transform companies around the world. These companies include 300 organizations among the Fortune 500 ones. Tata Communications assists the companies in improving the latter’s productivity, more efficient utilization of resources, enhancing agility, and advanced risk management. More than 30% of the world’s internet routes are carried out by Tata Communications. It owns the world’s largest subsea fiber network and provides services related to the Internet of Things (IoT), mobility, collaboration, and network services.
List of Tata Group Companies in India
|Sl. No.||Company||Head office||Establishment||Website|
|1||Tata Consultancy Services||Mumbai||1968||https://www.tcs.com/|
|5||Tata Consumer Products||Kolkata||1962||https://www.tataconsumer.com/|
|9||Tata Advanced Systems Limited||Hyderabad||2007||https://www.tataadvancedsystems.com/|
|10||The Indian Hotels Company Limited||Mumbai||1899||https://www.ihcltata.com/|