Jamshedpur: Tata Steel has been conferred the prestigious Indian ‘Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises’ (MAKE) Award 2013 at the recently concluded CII’s ‘Knowledge Summit 2014’ ceremony held in Bangalore. The Indian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) award aims to recognize organizations (founded and headquartered in India) for their ability to create shareholder value by transforming new as well as existing enterprise knowledge into superior products, services and solutions.
Mr Shreekant Mokashi, Chief, Group Information Services, Tata Steel, and Mr Rabindra Kumar, Head, Knowledge Management (KM), Tata Steel received the award on behalf of Tata Steel from Mr Ganesh Natrajan, Vice Chairman & CEO, Zensar Technologies Ltd. A panel of India-based Fortune 500 senior executives and internationally recognized knowledge management/ innovation/ intellectual capital experts selected the winners from the numerous award applications submitted. This expert panel rated organizations against the MAKE framework of eight key knowledge performance dimensions and recognized Tata Steel for its knowledge-driven organizational culture (1st place) and maximizing enterprise intellectual capital (1st place).
On receiving the recognition, Mr Anand Sen, President, TQM & Steel Business, Tata Steel said, ‘We are elated and proud to receive the Indian MAKE Award 2013. This award motivates our Knowledge Management fraternity at Tata Steel to continue on their path of excellence and innovation. At Tata Steel we have always believed in the importance of effective utilization of Human Capital through a culture of learning and sharing. With the greenfield project at Kalinganagar to be commissioned soon, our Knowledge Management team is poised to play an instrumental role in enabling an unified code of improvement practices across the organisation.’
Tata Steel has previously been recognized by the Indian MAKE awards on seven occasions since its inception in 2005.