Headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, the TATA Group is the largest Indian conglomerate holding over 100 companies and operating in over 100 nations.
It was founded in 1868 by Jamsetji Tata. Today with businesses worldwide, and serving customers in over 150 nations, the Tata group has acquired a global outlook despite being a national conglomerate. Tata has presence in diverse industries like chemicals, steel, hospitality, airlines, automobiles, IT, retail and financial services. Some notable Tata brands are: Tata Motor, Tata Chemicals, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Power, Tata Communications and Indian Hotels, Tata Steel, Titan. Presently, the group employs over 581,000 people across the world and 67.2% of its revenues are generated from businesses based outside India. Apart from being a business leader, the Tata group is also renowned for its philanthropic activities. It has set up educational and research institutes like Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Science and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research. In healthcare, it has made its presence felt through Tata Memorial Hospital and the recently inaugurated Tata Medical Centre.