former chairman of Tata Sons,

Cyrus Mistry

Dies in road accident

He was travelling from Ahmedabad to Mumbai in a Mercedes car. The accident took place at 3.15 pm after his car hit a divider. 


Four people were present in the car; two died on spot and two were moved to hospital. The accident took place on a bridge over the Surya river, said Police officials.

Cyrus Pallonji Mistry was born on July 4, 1968, to construction tycoon Pallonji Mistry and his wife Patsy Perin Dubash in Bombay (Mumbai), Maharashtra.

Who was Cyrus Mistry ?

 the youngest son of construction tycoon Pallonji Mistry, who owned a significant stake, close to 19%, in the Tata group.

He Was

Mistry was a civil engineer graduate from Imperial College of London, and held a Masters degree in Management from the London Business School.

His Education

He is survived by older brother Shapoor Mistry and two sisters, Laila and Aloo. His sister, Aloo, is married to Noel Tata, the half-brother of Ratan Tata.

Family Members

His sister Laila is in-charge of a number of business ventures established by her dad. She is married to a London-based portfolio fund manager named Rustom Jehangir.

Family Members