Tata Technologies announces appointment of JK Gupta as the new Chief Financial Officer
PUNE, India, Sept. 21, 2017
PUNE, India, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Tata Technologies, a leading global provider of engineering services and manufacturing enterprise IT, today announced the appointment of JK Gupta as its new Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for corporate finance, strategy and business planning for Tata Technologies.
Speaking on the occasion, Warren Harris, Managing Director and CEO of Tata Technologies, said, “Tata Technologies is delighted to welcome JK Gupta during this exciting phase of transformation for the company. We are positive that his vast experience and deep functional knowledge will be an important asset as we expand our business globally.”
With 38 years of experience across multiple industries (engineering, steel, entertainment and IT), Mr. Gupta joins Tata Technologies from Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). He started his career with Jay Engineering Works following which he had stints with Steel Authority of India Limited and Zee Network. He has spent the last 15 years with CMC (and now TCS), playing a key role in the transformation of CMC from PSU to one of the best performing mid-cap companies.
“Tata Technologies is one of the industry’s leading engineering design companies, and I am excited to have the opportunity to work with a fast-growing company and an enthusiastic leadership team. I look forward to contributing in the best possible way to the company’s growth story and look forward to a motivating career ahead,” said JK Gupta, Chief Financial Officer, Tata Technologies.
Mr. Gupta holds an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi and an LLB from the University of Delhi. He has earned many laurels and professional recognitions including “Most Influential CFOs of India” award by CIMA in 2015 and 2016 and “Roll on Honour” by CFO India Magazine in 2013 and 2015. He is gold medal winning ‘Cost and Management Accountant’ from the Institute of Cost Accountants of India.
Mr. Gupta joins Tata Technologies as it continues along a path of significant growth and transformation. Earlier this year, private equity giant Warburg Pincus acquired a 43 percent stake in Tata Technologies. Additionally, the company also acquired Swedish engineering and design specialist Escenda Engineering AB to strengthen its presence in the European market.
About Tata Technologies:
Tata Technologies makes product development dreams a reality by designing, engineering and validating the products of tomorrow for the world’s leading manufacturers. With more than 8,500 employees serving clients worldwide, Tata Technologies is the manufacturing industry’s premier partner for advanced engineering, research and development, product lifecycle management consultancy and software, and connected enterprise IT solutions. For more information please visit www.tatatechnologies.com
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