Finvista is a specialized mid market M&A and Capital raising advisory firm. We provide strategic and financial advice to our clients looking for acquisitions, divestment, exits, roll-ups, and capital raising at various stages.

Our best practices culled from past experience help clients do things right the first time.The depth of our service offerings across the M&A lifecycle is a reflection of our expertise across the complete lifecycle of a transaction.

Founded in 2009, the company has built strong processes and culture that translates into a long lasting trusted relationships with its clients. Our clients constitute listed companies, unlisted private companies, private equity funds, founders and high net worth investors.

We are experts of cross border transactions

We have the global reach in deal making, having completed deals in USA, UK, Belgium, Germany, Australia, Singapore, Japan and India. We understand the nuances in deal making in these countries across all stages of the deal lifecycle and more specifically around cross-cultural matters and regulatory aspects.

We are also adept at finding the best assets at the best shore. We have long standing partnerships with reputed international investment banking firms that helps us in doing deals quicker and to widen the reach for the benefit of our clients.


  • Technology
  • Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Healthcare & Pharma
  • Logistics
  • Education & Skilling
  • Infrastructure & Real Estate


  • Founded in 2009
  • Cumulative experience of 100 years
  • 20+ deals completed
  • Two offices in India
  • Experts of cross-border transactions


Global reach & strong relationships

  • Wide network of partners from across the globe
  • Wider reach in choosing acquisition targets or potential buyers
  • Strong relationships with banking, non-banking and PE & VC funds

Full lifecycle services

  • We take responsibility for end-to-end services
  • From Strategy to Completion and all steps in between
  • Many best practices in DD, contracts and completion activities

Research lead

  • We take pride in our research that helps find that right prospects
  • Huge proprietary databases (built over years) reduces the cycle time
  • Our research methodology is one of the best in the industry

Deep domain knowledge

  • Focus on only chosen industry domains where we have expertise
  • All the principals have decades of work experience in key domains
  • We bring in latest strategic trends leading to higher growth paths

Trusted & experience delivered

  • We work for our clients’ best interest. Period
  • Our 100+ years of experience is fully utilized in every transaction
  • Cross-functional with industry, transaction and financial knowledge

Process Oriented

  • Detailed process map for every step of a transaction
  • Process rigor for optimal outcome even in trying transaction scenarios
  • Ours approach reduces the complexity and increases the predictability


Srinivasu Satti

Founder & Managing Director

Satti provides overall leadership and sets the strategic direction for the firm. He is based out of the Hyderabad office.

Satti focuses on Technology and Infrastructure industries and brings more than 25 years of experience across Strategic Advisory, M&A, Program Management and Design Engineering. He has rich transaction experience of having structured about 25 deals and evaluated more than 100 companies for various acquisition pursuits. Prior to founding Finvista, Satti worked as the global head of M&A for Satyam Computers.

Satti has a Management degree from the Indian School of Business and a Masters in Technology from IIT Madras.

Hari Krishnan

Founder & Director

Hari co-founded Finvista and is responsible for the overall growth of the firm. He is based out of the Bangalore office.

He focuses on Technology, Manufacturing and Engineering sectors and brings more than 25 years of experience. He played leadership roles across IT, Business Process Management, Process Automation and Manufacturing. Hari has unique experience of having completed multiple transactions and lead more than 20 pursuits in areas like SCM, IT Infrastructure, ERP, Engineering Services, Financial Services etc. He has an excellent understanding of cross border transaction practices and has worked on acquisition pursuits in USA, Germany, France, Netherlands, Belgium, and UK.

Hari has a Management degree from Great Lakes Institute of Management and a BS in Electronics Engineering from Bharathiar University.

Bhargav Desabhatla

Associate Director

Bhargav has 25 years of diverse experience, which straddles across different sectors and roles. As an officer in the Indian Air Force he led mobile units in the desert. As an engineer, he worked on developing Internet infrastructure products.

As the M&A process head in a large IT Services company, he had led cross-border M&A transactions at APAC, Europe and USA and played a key role in post merger integration. He is also experienced in corporate development activities such as JV formation and investment initiatives. He brings in a rich blend of experience covering both strategy as well as transaction related aspects such as financial modeling, valuation, deal structuring, due diligence, and contract development.

Bhargav has a Management degree from the Indian School of Business and holds a degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Osmania University. He is based out of Hyderabad office.

Ravi Kumar Karri

Associate Director

At Finvista, Ravi focuses on Capital Raising mandates. Ravi has 23 years of experience across various leadership roles in M&A, Consulting, Program Management and IT functions and worked in Multiple geographies globally.

He had led multiple cross-border M&A pursuits in the USA and Europe and played a key role in post-merger integration of the acquired firms.

Ravi has a Management degree from the Indian School of Business and a Masters in Technology from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He is based out of the Hyderabad office.