Tata Motors Group has appointed P B Balaji as the new Chief Financial Officer from November 2017 replacing C R Ramakrishnan, the current CFO who retires by September 30.
Balaji will help drive financial performance and bring greater rigor to operations and investment decisions across the different entities.
Balaji started his career with Unilever in 1995 and worked in different corporate finance roles across Asian markets, Switzerland, UK and India, Balaji is very well oriented in global finance stream with over two decades of experience in the corporate sector.
Since 2014, he has been heading the finance function as the Chief Financial Officer of Hindustan Unilever, a $6 billion enterprise. Prior to that, he was the Chief Accountant of the Unilever Group in London.
Balaji is a graduate of Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai and has a post-graduate management degree from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata. He will up take up his new assignment in November this year.