Tata Africa Holdings, is responsible for identifying development opportunities and promoting new projects for the Tata group in Africa. Tata Africa Holdings has a strong presence in over 11 African countries with investments exceeding US$145 million. The company was established in Johannesburg, South Africa as a subsidiary of global trading company Tata International in 1994 and serves as headquarters for Tata operations in Africa.
Tata Africa Holdings shares the core Tata values of business ethics and commitment to corporate social responsibility. Over a period of three decades Tata Africa Holdings has entered into joint ventures and partnerships with several African companies to help develop local resources and talent. The organisation today employs over 1,500 people and operates in major business sectors such as automobiles, steel and engineering, chemicals, information technology, hospitality, food and beverages, energy and mining. It has offices in Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.