S Y Raman heads Internal Audit, in which role, he is responsible for the function across the Taj Group. Raman has 27 years of work experience, all of which are with the Tata Group - 16 years with Tata Global Beverages Limited and 11 years with the Taj Group. At the Taj, he has served as Head of Finance at Taj SATS Air Catering Limited, the erstwhile Taj Business SBU and Taj GVK Hotels & Resorts Limited. His stints at Tata Global Beverages Limited included positions of Head of Finance in an overseas JV assignment, CFO at Mount Everest Mineral Water Limited (makers of Himalayan natural mineral water) and CFO at NourishCo Beverages Limited (the Tata – PepsiCo JV). Raman is an Honours graduate in Commerce (from St Xavier’s College, Kolkata), a Chartered Accountant, a Cost Accountant and a Company Secretary.