In today’s episode, Tavistock Group’s resident visionary Rasesh Thakkar reveals how harnessing the Medici Effect helped him develop Lake Nona – a groundbreaking community focused on sustainability, healthy living, and cutting-edge technology. During our conversation, he shares how working in the Intersection helped him redefine what it means to be innovative, shows us the best ways to put ideas into action, and reveals why true human potential can only be realized through creativity and collaboration.
Take a look at the Harvard Business Review's case study on Lake Nona Medical City.
Rasesh Thakkar, also known as Sesh, serves as the Senior Managing Director, Managing Director and Director of Tavistock Group. His areas of experience range across industries including life sciences, financial services, real estate, leisure services and retailing on three different continents and corporate finance and structures, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning and operations and executive management. Sesh serves on the board of directors and as an officer and director of numerous international corporations primarily associated with the Tavistock Group of companies. He helps determine overall strategy, targets sectors for investment, negotiates acquisitions/sales, and transitions acquisitions into the Group's holding. He serves as a Proprietary Director at Sare Holding SAB de CV and Iapyx Medical, Inc. He served as a Director of Kalypsys, Inc. Sesh holds a BSBA (honors) in accounting from the University of Central Florida.