Dr. David Landsman OBE is executive director (MD) of Tata Limited, the UK-registered subsidiary of Tata Sons, the Tata group promoter company. Tata Limited represents the group in Europe and is responsible for business development, corporate affairs and a range of commercial and corporate services for the group. David joined Tata Limited from a career mostly in the British diplomatic service. He served in a number of positions in London and overseas, including as chargé d'affaires in Yugoslavia and ambassador to both Albania and Greece. He has also worked in international government relations and marketing at De La Rue PLC. David is also a non-executive director of the UK India Business Council. He has an MA from Oxford and a PhD in linguistics from Cambridge, and is a Chartered Director.