The Indian-owned Tata Group comprises over 100 operating companies exporting products and services to 85 countries across six continents. With revenue in 2012 of more than $100 billion, the conglomerate’s companies employ over 450,000 people worldwide and operate in seven business sectors - communications and information technology, engineering, materials, services, energy, consumer products, and chemicals.
The UK is Tata’s leading international market with 19 companies generating over £20 billion and employing 50,000 people - half of whom work for Jaguar Land Rover, Tata’s highest profile company in the UK. Other major Tata UK companies include Tata Steel Europe, Tata Global Beverages Limited which incorporates Tetley Tea, Tata Capital PLC, and Tata Motors European Technical Centre.
The Tata Group has been a Penningtons Manches Cooper client for almost two decades during which our corporate, commercial, IP, banking and finance, employment, immigration and commercial dispute resolution practice groups have advised the group companies on a wide range of issues.
Many of our partners have built long-standing relationships with Tata directors and legal counsel and we are proud to be considered as a trusted adviser.
We have advised companies within each of Tata’s seven business sectors. Here are some ‘at a glance’ examples of the breadth of our advice in the engineering, IT and communications and services sectors: