Ms. Tiwari is the Director and CEO of Ambuja Cement Foundation and President (CSR & Sustainability) at Ambuja Cements Limited. With 35 years of experience in the development sector, Ms. Tiwari is a social development professional having worked in this area across diverse academic, NGO and CSR roles. A post-graduate from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), she completed the Executive Education course in CSR from the Harvard Business School in 2008. Pearl joined Ambuja in 2000 and ever since has been at the helm of nurturing Ambuja Cement Foundation that has expanded from a fledging team to nearly 600 development professionals it now boasts of today, with a pan-India presence active in 29 locations across 11 states. Ambuja’s CSR efforts has been recognised widely and the recent years has seen a slew of national and international awards for CSR and water management, bestowed by different chambers of commerce and other organisations of repute.