Satish Thakkar, CGA

Satish Thakkar is a CA from India and an Ontario CGA and is a prominent and active member of the South Asian business and professional community in Canada. He has extensive global experience in the financial services industry and has a proven track record of providing custom full service business and transaction consulting services to meet the unique needs of his clients in both personal and corporate financial structuring and planning.

Satish helps companies grow and enhance shareholder value by providing strategic advice on major transactions by offering both debt and equity solutions from institutional and/or private lenders.

His expertise lies in sourcing and structuring transactions with a product mix that includes revolving and term debt with both balance sheet and cash flow lending models. He also has extensive knowledge of various lending products such as working capital/operating lines, LCs, asset-based financing, commercial mortgages, and capital asset financing, including leasing and commercial real estate underwriting and analysis.

He has successfully served on several boards and professional committees and is top on the COI (Centre of Influence) panel list with major chartered banks. He is currently serving on the Board of Indo Canada Chamber of Commerce. He has also served as vice chair for CGA Ontario Peel Chapter Public Practice Committee. His strong personal commitment to excellence and his sincerity in devoting time and resources for community advancement has earned him tremendous respect from his peers.

Satish has the unique ability to leverage and cultivate strong relationships with key players in the industry and is simultaneously actively involved in organizing community and cultural events aimed at strengthening Indo-Canada ties.


  • Satish Thakkar, Recognition for Outstanding Business Contribution, Royal Bank of Canada
  • Satish Thakkar, Member of the Year Award, Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce, 2010