Parimal Nathwani (born 1 February 1956) is an Indian politician and industrialist. who has been twice elected Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) from Jharkhand. He was first elected to Rajya Sabha in March 2008 and then re-elected in March 2014. He steered his life as an entrepreneur and a trader until the mid-1990s. He joined Reliance Group in 1997. Currently, he is the Group President of Corporate Affairs at Reliance Industries Ltd., a part of the $68 billion company headed by Mukesh Ambani. Nathwani closely worked with Dhirubhai Ambani and now has been working with RIL CMD Mukesh Ambani. He is a key member in the core leadership at RIL. Nathwani helped Dhirubhai Ambani in realizing his dream. He played a pivotal role in land acquisition and smoothen the path of setting up the biggest grassroots crude oil refinery at western coast near Jamnagar in Gujarat. His meeting with Dhirubhai Ambani proved to be a turning point in his life. In no time, Nathwani became the face of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) in Gujarat and other parts of the country. He spearheaded several prestigious projects of the group starting from land acquisition for the Jamnagar refinery to setting infrastructure to roll out 4-G broadband network in 22 circles of the country.