The Fourteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, October 25th to Sunday, October 29th 2023


Online : 25 - 26 Oct
On ground : 27 - 29 Oct

R Gopalakrishnan

Author, Business Commentator & Public Speaker, India

R Gopalakrishnan was a corporate leader for 50 years at HUL and Tata. Nowadays he is an author, business commentator and public speaker. He writes monthly columns for two newspapers and has written 18 books so far. His first 6 books were written solo but his next 12 books have been co-authored with 8 different thinkers. Though the books are structured on the platform of enterprise and business, they are not “management books”, rather they are the “lessons of life experiences”.



  • 28th October
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Launch of R Gopalakrishnan’s INSIDE THE BOARDROOM followed by an insightful discussion about corporate decision making
R Gopalakrishnan, Shilpa Kumar, Tulsi Jaya Kumar
Chair: Shinjini Kumar

Session sponsor: Prime Securities


  • 29th October
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Launch of JJ Irani’s DR. STEEL followed by a discussion on the value of documenting corporate histories
Harsh Mariwala, Nadir Godrej, R Gopalakrishnan
Chair: Sunita Wazir

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