Group Executive Council

The Group Executive Council (GEC), chaired by the Group Chairman, Cyrus P Mistry, comprises executives of Tata Sons and provides strategic and operational support to the Chairman.

The mandate of the GEC is to own and drive the delivery of the core purpose of Tata Sons, which is long term value creation for all stakeholders. Its agenda includes, inter alia, return on investment with a long term perspective; support for and shaping of the agenda for philanthropy; preserving and enhancing the reputation of the Tata name; defining and driving a Tata way of working for group companies; and playing a proactive role so that the group fulfils its responsibility as a global corporate citizen.

The GEC works closely with and partners the boards, CEOs and senior management of various Tata companies. Members of the GEC have been assigned responsibilities by the Group Chairman, and lead various strategic functions besides also serving as nominees of Tata Sons on the boards of Tata companies.