Manish Tiwari

(US and Canada ) Fractal (, a global provider of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics solutions to Fortune 500 companies, today announced the appointment of Manish Tiwari as Chief Information Officer. In his role, Tiwari will be responsible for strategizing and execution of digital transformation for the company and oversee IT operations, cyber security, and risk management.

Tiwari is a veteran from the Indian Navy where he set up the Information Security & Incident Response organization, including the formulation of Policy Frameworks, Security Audits, Product Testing, Cyber Forensics and Risk Management. In his second innings in the corporate sector, he has been with Microsoft India as the Chief Information Security Advisor (CISO) and recently with Bharti Airtel as CISO, and set up 'Airtel Secure for Business', a Managed Security Services initiative.  

Tiwari is a certified Lead Auditor, Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), and a Certified Security Analyst (ECSA). He holds a diploma in Geomatic Sciences from the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing in India and underwent a Business Management program from Management Development Institute, Gurugram, India.