Rajesh Tiwari is founder of Indian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (ICCSR). ICCSR is a not-for-profit global advisory and training organization. Through their network of CSR experts, advisors and partners, ICCSR advises clients on sustainability & CSR with a vision to create a CSR standard best suited to India’s corporate and enable them to be perceived as good, responsible corporate citizens while being at par with global best practices on processes, technologies, tools and systems.
Rajesh has 25 years of experience in CSR Advisory, research and training & development as well as corporate affairs, crisis management, management of large enterprises, international trade, and raising capital. Earlier, he founded Tikona Digital Networks Pvt. Ltd. in 2008 and served as its Joint Managing Director. He was Group Director at Reliance Communications, where he made significant contributions to its telecom and Optical Fibre infrastructure development. He was also Group President of Reliance Industries and has served across array of functions. Earlier in his career, Rajesh Tiwari was part of the elite government service for 14 years where he was part of the founding team of MTNL.He also worked as Private Secretary to Minister of Information and Broadcasting (Government of India).He was Executive Director of Bharat Aluminium. He started his career with Hindustan Lever Limited. He also served as Executive Vice President of Afro-Asian Satellite Communications. He is an alumni of St. Xavier’s College in Kolkata, an MBA from University of Hull, England and a Doctorate in Social Administration from USA.