Rasesh "Sesh" Thakkar is senior managing director of Tavistock Group and a member of the board of directors. For the past 20+ years Sesh has focused on mergers and acquisitions, operations and strategic planning for the Group. He helps determine overall strategy, targets sectors for investment, negotiates acquisitions and sales, and transitions acquisitions into the Group's holdings. He has been a key leader in the cities he has lived in and most recently has been the leading force in forming Lake Nona's Medical City which the Tavistock Group owns. He has lived in the United States, South America and Europe on behalf of the Group.
Currently, he serves on the Board of Trustees for the Central Florida Partnership, the Governors Council of the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission and the Board of Governors for M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Orlando. Sesh is also a member of the State of Florida Governor's advisory council known as The Florida Council of 100, the Board of Trustees of the Tavistock Foundation, Board of Directors of the UCF Foundation, and the Board of Directors for BioFlorida.