Tij Nerurkar Assumes new Role as Chief Operating Officer of Tata Interactive Systems

By Tata Interactive Systems A Div. Of Tata Industries Ltd., PRNE
Monday, December 13, 2010

MUMBAI, India, December 14, 2010 - Global leader in learning solutions, Tata Interactive Systems (TIS)
announced that Tij Nerurkar, formerly President - North America at TIS, has
been appointed Chief Operating Officer of the organization with immediate

As the Chief Operating Officer, Tij assumes responsibility for the Sales
and Marketing function worldwide as well as the delivery operations in the US
and Canada; the UK and mainland Europe; India; the Middle East; and Asia

Speaking about his vision on what the organization would be aiming for
under his leadership, Tij said, "Our primary focus will be to ensure growth
across global markets… one of the key strategies towards achieving this
will be through maximizing existing relationships within major accounts.
Another thrust area will be investing in innovative technology and products.
We will also concentrate on leveraging our vast global talent pool to build
solutions that have a single-point focus on enabling key corporate

According to Rajesh Jumani, Chief Marketing Officer at TIS, "Tij's
appointment marks an important step for TIS. He has a unique blend of
experience both at the back-end as Chief of Operations, India and at the
front-end, leading the US and Canadian sales team as President - North
. His effective leadership in the competitive North American
geography, coupled with his deep understanding of all facets of the
organization makes him well suited to enable sustainable growth for TIS. I'm
confident that Tij will take TIS to the next level of leadership in the
learning industry."

(c) 2010 Tata Interactive Systems

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About Tata Interactive Systems (TIS)

Tata Interactive Systems (TIS) is the world's leading developer of
learning solutions. TIS' learning solutions are designed to enable
organizational initiatives across industry verticals including Education;
Government and Defence; Telecommunications and ICT; Pharmaceuticals and
Health Care; Banking, Financial Services and Insurance; Airlines,
Transportation, Logistics and Hospitality; Consumer Package Goods; and
Manufacturing, Energy and Construction.

With a team of over 600 multi-disciplinary specialists, TIS creates 3000+
hours of learning content across 160+ concurrent projects every year. TIS'
solutions have proven their effectiveness at more than 60 Fortune 500
companies, leading educational institutions and government departments.

TIS is the first learning solutions organization in the world to be
assessed at Level 5 in both the SEI-CMM and P-CMM frameworks. Its solutions
have won prestigious awards including Brandon Hall, APEX, BETT and BIMA.

Areas of Business

TIS caters for three segments - Corporate, Education, and Government. It
offers clients learning solutions including:

    - Web-based Training & Courseware
    - Simulations - to offer immersive learning experiences
    - Electronic Performance Support Systems - to provide on-the-job support
    - Software Solutions
    - Game-based Learning - to enhance learner engagement

The scope of TIS' learning solutions encompasses on-boarding, sales
training, process training, product training, curriculum design, assessments,
soft skills training and technical training.


TIS has development centres in Germany, Switzerland, and India. Its sales
and marketing operations span the US, Canada, the UK, mainland Europe,
Australia, New Zealand, the Middle East and Asia.

For more information log on to www.tatainteractive.com

    Further information from:

    Rajesh R. Jumani
    Chief Marketing Officer
    Tata Interactive Systems

Further information from: Rajesh R. Jumani, Chief Marketing Officer, Tata Interactive Systems, +91-22-6643-8000, rajeshj at tatainteractive.com

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