Anand Mahindra asks for ‘suggestion’ on Twitter for shareholder meeting
On July 28, Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra tweeted a picture of his experience of a first ever virtual annual shareholders’ meeting. In his tweet, Mahindra said that the most difficult part of the whole exercise was to put on a suit after months. My first virtual Annual Shareholders’ Meeting today. As Chairman of Tech Mahindra. The most difficult part? Putting… https://t.co/X3FFxoJUtQ— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) 1595941149000On his tweet, a Twitter user suggested how he could have opted for a different attire and set a new corporate normal for web meets. Replying to her tweet, Mahindra said that for his upcoming Mahindra & Mahindra Limited AGM, set to take place on August 7, he will “crowd-source” the decision for his dress code and decide what to wear on the basis of votes. Now, there is an active poll on his Twitter feed that will go on for the next two days. In the three hours since he has posted it, the poll has already received over 30,000 votes. In his tweet, Mahindra said, “My tweet about wearing a suit for the TechMahindra AGM provoked responses urging me to try a different dress code. So given my delegatory style of management, I’m crowd-sourcing the decision about the dress code I should adopt for the forthcoming M&M Annual Shareholder Meeting.” He has given four options to the Twitterati to select which are “suit and tie”, “jacket+open-necked shirt”, “Jodhpuri suit” and Shirt and Bandi jacket. My tweet about wearing a suit for the TechMahindra AGM provoked responses urging me to try a different dress code.… https://t.co/IFnDjoxXun— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) 1596008954000We will have to wait and see what Anand Mahindra finally wears for the annual general meeting next month and how successful his latest crowdsourcing ‘project’ turns out to be.