Rakesh Parikh

Managing Director

Rakesh is a Managing Director and founding member of Pivot Capital LLC. As a registered certified public accountant, he’s spent the past 20 years in private practice as the founder of One Capital Financial Advisors, Inc. advising clients in accounting and financial services including audits, reviews, compilations, valuations, tax advice and LLCS corporate preparation. His work also includes mergers and acquisition advisor, certified exit planning advisor to small business and family partnerships as well as due diligence in buyer-side target acquisitions.

Rakesh holds a BS in Finance from Northern Illinois University, a Masters in Accounting and Taxation from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana.

Outside of work, Rakesh enjoys spending time with his family and friends, attending Chicago sporting events and is a big foodie.

Certifications Include:
     Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF)
     Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
     IL Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)
     Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Advisors (CMAA)
     Licensed IL Real Estate Brokers

Membership Groups Include:
     National Association of Certified Valuation Advisors
     Alliance of Mergers and Acquisition Advisors
     Exit Planning Institute
     Illinois CPA Strategy
     American Institute of Certified Public Accountants