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Q&A With Rohini Nilekani

By Neera Nundy & Pakzan Dastoor

Two decades of giving have taught philanthropist Rohini Nilekani the value of pursuing unconventional approaches to tackling social problems.

Q&A With Ratan Tata

By Rohit Menezes & Soumitra Pandey

Since becoming chairman of Tata Trusts, Ratan Tata has shifted the trusts’ focus from charitable work to programs that seek to transform lives.

Market Making for Mission

By Julia Stasch 1

Foundations have an important role to play in impact investing—in building platforms and products that efficiently mobilize capital, mitigate risk, and improve liquidity.