Om Prakash Bhatt who was the banker is now currently appointed as the new chairperson of the Tata Company replacing Cyrus Mistry. Even before the meeting started on Friday the circular resolution was brought much before the meeting started and the directors already signed confirming that no one signs for Cyrsu Mistry. O.P. Bhatt became the chairperson of the company flawlessly. Everyone voted for him. O.P. Bhatt was born on March 1951 and he was an Indian Banker. Born in Dehradun, OP Bhatt enjoys the hills and loves to holiday in the Hills of the North-East Uttarakhand. His favorite movie is ‘the legend of bagger vance’. He studies literature in his masters and the last book he read was ‘if better is possible’ by John Buchanan. He is a hardworking man, and also a people’s people.
O.P. Bhatt started his career with the State Bank of India in the year 1972 and he has also served the bank for many years as the managing director from 2005-06. He was appointed as the chairperson of the SBI bank in the year 2006 and he was retired in the year 2011. He was also the first man who served such a long tenure as the chairman. He was also the chairman of the Indian bankers association from 2010-2011. He then started working as the Independent Non-Executive Director in the board members for the Tata Steel Limited. On 25th November 2016, he was the interim replacement as the chairman of the company replacing Cyrus Mistry with immediate effect until the EGM, which will happen on December 21st. They have appointed Bhatt as the chairman because of his good corporate mind and that he can provide impartial leadership in the company in the preparations and conduct the extraordinary general meeting (EGM). There were many directors who supported the removal of Mistry. The decision was taken to make sure that the company remains stable and also ensuring the stability of the company in a larger area including the employees, financial stakeholders, trading partners, and other local communities.
- Name: Om Prakash Bhatt
- Nickname: O.P. Bhatt
- Date of Birth: 7 March 1951
- Age: 65 Years
- Place of Birth: Dehradun
- School: Not Known
- College: National Science Talent Search Scholar in Physics at DAV College, Dehradun; MA in English Literature, Meerut University.
- Marital Status: Married
- Religion: Hindu
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Profession: Chiarman, Tata Steel Company
- Languages Known: Hindi and English