Mehul Kapadia is the vice-president of Tata Communications and managing director in charge of the Formula One Business of the firm. F1, one of the most technologically advanced sports in the world, holds races across five continents and 21 countries. Here the Tata Comms chief explains why they chose the Indian tech giant and how the year 2016 has been a good one.
How is Tata Communications working with F1 as the Official Connectivity Provider?
We started with Formula 1 in 2012 so this is our fifth year of relationship with them. F1 is a fantastic global sport, goes to emerging markets, cutting edge of technology, with new things happening across the board – whether it is getting the car go faster or improving fan experience.