Ratan Tata's Achievements and Good Works
Ratan Naval Tata is an Indian Industrialist and a former Chairman of Tata Sons, who serves as its chairman emeritus. He is one of the topmost businessmen in India and also an inspiration for many aspiring entrepreneurs. But there are so many things many people don't know about Ratan Tata. Ratan Tata is not only a great businessman but also a great human being too.
There are so many exceptional good works has done by Ratan Naval Tata. He has also received some of the precious awards from the Indian Government and also from other countries. Here I have disclosed all the unknown facts about Ratan Tata which will inspire you to do something great in your life and for our country.
Achievements of Ratan Naval Tata
Ratan Tata received the Padma Bhushan in 2000.
and Padma Vibhushan in 2008, the third and second highest civilian honors awarded by the Government of India.
There are many more notable awards has achieved by Ratan Tata. But there are also so many achievements of Ratan Tata that people don't know about. We always waste our time watching TV Programmes, playing games and doing a lot of stuff which is not worth it for our life. We should read about the people who have done something great in their life and also doing something unforgettable for the nation. There are so many things you can learn from Ratan Tata's story and implement them in our life.
In 1998, The Tata Indica a supermini car launched by the Indian manufacturer Tata Motors. The car went on to become the No. 1 brand in its segment within two years. It is also considered to have been India's first primitively developed passenger car.
Tata Global Beverages Limited is an Indian multinational non-alcoholic beverages company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and a subsidiary of the Tata Group. In 2000, Tata Global Beverages Limited acquired Tetley. Tetley is the largest tea company in the United Kingdom and Canada, and the second-largest in the United States by volume.
Tata AIG General Insurance Company, which started its operations in India on 22 January 2001, provides insurance to individuals and corporates. This was not the first entry of Tata Group in the insurance sector before that Tata Group's insurance company, New India Assurance, founded by Dorab Tata in 1919, was nationalized in 1956.
In 2002, after the Government of India decided to divest its shareholding, Tata Group acquired a 45% stake in VSNL. VSNL Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited is an Indian telecommunications company. It's part of the Tata Group. Now VSNL is well known as Tata Communications.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCS) is an Indian multinational information technology (IT) service and consulting company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. In 2003, Tata Consultancy Services became the first Indian software company to cross $1 billion in revenue. On 25 August 2004, Tata Consultancy Services became a Publicly Listed Company.
In 2004, Tata Motors acquired Daewoo's South Korea-based truck manufacturing unit, Daewoo Commercial Vehicles Company, later renamed Tata Daewoo. Tata Motors also listed on New York StockExchange in the same year.
On January 31, 2007, Tata Steel Limited (Tata Steel) acquired the Anglo-Dutch steel company. Anglo-Dutch is the second-largest steelmaker in Europe.
After successfully launching the low-cost Tata Ace truck in 2005, Tata Motors began development of an affordable car that would appeal to the many Indians who ride motorcycles. In 2005, The introduction of the Nano received much media attention due to its low price of 1 lakh rupees (Rs. 100,000). But now it costs 1.5 – 2 lakh rupees.
In 2008, Tata Motors acquires the Jaguar and Land Rover businesses from Ford and forms a new company, Jaguar Land Rover. This is one of the biggest achievement of Ratan Tata's life. He has worked so hard for this.
To know more about this read the Ratan Tata Story.
TATA Starbucks Private Limited, formerly known as Tata Starbucks Limited, is a 50:50 joint venture company, owned by Tata Global Beverages and Starbucks Corporation, that owns and operates Starbucks outlets in India. On 19 October 2012, Starbucks opened its first store in India.
What I have learned from Ratan Tata's Life
Everyone has some dreams, dreams to achieve something, dreams to fulfill their desires but a few people become successful to accomplish their dreams. Ratan Tata is a real-life example from whom I have learned that if you believe that you can do anything and if you work hard for your dreams, you can and you will achieve them. Because there is no such thing as "We will try", either you are going to do it or you will not. There are many difficulties Ratan Tata has faced in his life but he never gave up. He proved them wrong who was not with him when he needed them and now he is the inspiration of many people.
Take the stones people throw at you. And use them to build a monument.
From Ratan Tata's life, I have learned that nobody helps you and be with you when you are struggling. So you have to the stronger to deal with all the difficulties and to keep going.
Why you should follow Ratan Tata
Ratan Tata is popular not because he is the former Chairmen of Tata Sons and also not because he is a member of the Tata family. Many people know because of his good manner and the way he thinks for the nation and its people. Every aspect of his life shows humility and his love for the nation. He started his career as a great leader so he has all the leadership qualities that every individual should learn and implement in their career.
In an interview, Ratan Tata said, "We should take our pride back." and I think every Indian should think like him that we are losing our pride. There are a lot of things we can do for our country. He is one of the topmost Indian Industrialist but still, he continues to head the main two Tata trusts Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and Sir Ratan Tata Trust and their allied trusts, with a combined stake of 66% in Tata Sons, Tata group's holding company.
Power and wealth are not two of my main stakes.
After doing so many good and unforgettable works for the nation Ratan Tata is still actively investing in the new startups to grow the nation and to help its young talent.
One day you will be on the top and you will achieve everything that you want to achieve. All your dreams will come true and you will get the result of your hard work. That day, no one will ask anything from you, it will be your decision whether you are will pay back the love you have got from your motherland or not. Ratan Tata has done everything possible to grow the nation and now it's our turn to learn from him and do something great for the nation and its people.