Ratan Tata, Unbridled at 78, Meets His Young Self in Startups

  • Former Tata Group chairman has invested in over 25 ventures
  • Tata counts development of the Nano car as a career highlight

For all Ratan Tata’s success, his early years at Tata Group were fraught with frustration. No one at the business empire founded by his great grandfather in 1868 would listen to his new ideas. Colleagues told him to keep quiet and stick to the traditional way of doing things.

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