Vijay Thacker

About Vijay Thacker






11105 Embassy Centre, 207 Nariman Point
Mumbai, 400 021, India


+91 22 6631 1480


With over 35 years of experience, Vijay Thacker, a veteran in hospitality and tourism consulting, often guides his clients to take calculated risks and measures. His experience comprises transaction, valuation and advisory services to privately-owned and listed companies, banks and private equity groups based in India and abroad along with being a speaker at professional seminars in India and internationally.

Consulting Experience
Vijay Thacker has extensive consulting experience of over 35 years in the Hotels, Tourism and Leisure sector. He has undertaken, supervised and directed professional work comprising feasibility studies for hotels, resorts, serviced apartments, branded residences and sports facilities, concept planning for hotel chains, valuations for hotels and hotel sites, management contracts, strategy plans, bid structures and advice, systems reviews and litigation support. He has carried out professional work in over 110 cities in India and for 20 international projects, including several projects in the Middle East. Some assignments handled involved projects with large development potential of 1,000 plus acres.

Acquisition and Divestiture Experience
He has provided several services including due diligence investigations, transaction and tax structuring, joint venture agreements, transaction documentation reviews, valuations and transaction negotiations. He has also worked on restructuring exercises, systems and process manuals, operating reviews, conversion of accounts to US, UK, International GAAP. Clients served comprise Indian and multinational companies, with target businesses / operations in India and in several international markets.

Valuation Experience
He has led and participated in valuation exercises for M&A transactions, intercompany transfers, brand and goodwill valuations, asset acquisition transactions and for bids submission purposes