J.J. Ghandy (Director-in Charge, General Manager)

Mr. J. J. Ghandy joined the Tata Steel family in 1917. He was appointed as the General Superintendent of the Tata Steel Works in 1930 where he served for approximately seven years before taking up the responsibilities of a Deputy General Manager in 1937. Mr. J. J. Ghandy was the first Indian to become the General Manager of Tata Steel in 1938. He served the position till 1944 after which, he was promoted to become an agent of Tata Steel in Calcutta. Mr. Ghandy was also honoured Knighthood by His Majesty the King, in the year 1945. In 1954 Mr. Ghandy became the Director-in-Charge of Tata Steel.