N S Rajan has resigned as a non-executive director of Indian Hotels Company Ltd, hospitality arm of Tata Group with effect from October 28. Last week, Rajan had stepped down as the chief of human resources (CHRO) of Tata Group.
"We wish to inform you that Dr. N S Rajan has resigned as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect fromOctober 28, 2016," Indian Hotels Company said in a BSE filing on Tuesday.
Rajan was one of the members of the now disbanded Group Executive Council (GEC) set up by ousted Tata Sons' chairmanCyrus Mistry. Rajan came on board of the GEC in May 2013 after it was set up a month earlier, headed by Mistry with the objective ofproviding strategic and operational support to him.
Last week, when the ouster of Mistry by the Tata Sonsboard was announced, the GEC was also disbanded. Before joining the Tata group, N S Rajan was partner and global leader, people and organisation, EY.
Previously, he worked with various ogranisations, including erstwhile Ranbaxy, Asian Paints, BlowPlast, ABC Consultants and Asia Online.