August 25, 2014: XLRI-Xavier School of Management, one of India's premier B-Schools announces Mr. T. V. Narendran, Managing Director - Tata Steel India and South East Asia as the new Chairman of Governing Board. Mr. Narendran succeeded Mr. H.M. Nerurkar as the Chairman of XLRI's Governing Board on 9th August, 2014.
Prior to taking over the new role as the Chairman, Mr. Narendran had joined as a member of XLRI's Governing Board earlier this year.
Fr. E. Abraham, S.J., Director, XLRI commented, "We heartily welcome Mr. T. V. Narendran to the XL Family. We are extremely happy to have him as the new Chairman. Mr. Narendran has had a rich blend of experience both in the domestic and international business arena. In this era of globalisation, his valuable insights would be greatly beneficial to our stakeholders and he would be looked upon as a role model by our student community."
Mr. T. V. Narendran, the new Chairman of Governing Board of XLRI commented, "It is a great privilege to be a part of XLRI that is at the leading edge of management education in South Asia. XLRI has been a pioneer in creating responsible business leaders for over 60 years and I look forward to a truly enriching experience in my new responsibility."
XLRI is a premier, private management institute in India founded in 1949 by Fr Quinn Enright, S.J. in the ‘steel city' of Jamshedpur For more information visit, www.xlri.ac.in
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