Sahil Vakil (BS, BSEE, CFA, CFP, MBA, MS)

Sahil Vakil focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Baby Boomers
  • Corporate Executives
  • ExPat and Cross Border Issues
  • Generation X
  • High Net Worth Client Needs
  • Millennials

Planning Specialties

Sahil Vakil is the Founder & CEO of MYRA Wealth - a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) in NY/NJ that provides Personal Finance services to International & Multicultural individuals in the United States - a large majority of whom are 1st & 2nd Generation Immigrants.

As a 1st Generation Immigrant himself, Sahil is on a mission to make MYRA Wealth the "home away from home" for this vibrant and thriving International & Multicultural community. “Aliens,” as the IRS code lovingly calls them, are the heartbeat of America, and Sahil seeks to make a meaningful impact in their lives.

Sahil currently holds several leadership roles in the Financial Planning and Investment Management industry, including serving on the Advisory Board at XYPN, the Diversity & Inclusion Committee(s) at NAPFA, ACP & XYPN, and the Pro Bono Committee at FPA. He also serves as a Mentor on the CFP Board Mentor Program, as an Experimental Partner on the CFA Institute Driving Change initiative, and as a Volunteer to the IRS VITA Program. He is also among a few select entrepreneurs in this world, that has been selected by Y Combinator (a world renowned American accelerator) to participate in their YC Start Up School program.

Prior to MYRA Wealth, Sahil served as a Management Consultant to the Financial Services industry, advising CEOs and CFOs at Fortune 500 firms on Business Strategy and Financial Management. Sahil holds an MBA from The Wharton School, a Masters in Electrical (& Aerospace) Engineering from USC, and a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering (& Computer Science) from the University of Mumbai. He is also a CFA Charter holder, and a CFP Certificate holder.

Additional Information

MYRA Wealth provides Personal Finance services to International and Multicultural individuals in the United States, including:

Financial Planning

Early retirement? Buying your dream home? Expecting a newborn child? — life moments that provide great joy, but come with so many financial questions. Don’t worry, we’re by your side to guide you through every step.

Investment Management

Want to reduce risk, reduce taxes, and reduce fees? We will build a custom portfolio for you that maximizes return while reducing risk, and leverages technology to lower your taxes and fees.

Tax Preparation

Stressed out about taxes? We’re here to make tax preparation and filing simple. Just upload some files, and we'll do the rest. We'll also optimize your taxes, and ensure you get the largest eligible refund.

NAPFA Start Date

May 18, 2018


This Office

750 Lexington Ave New York, NY 10022 Phone: (805) 380-MYRA

Other Offices

201 Montgomery St., 2nd Floor Jersey City, NJ 07302 Phone: (805) 380-MYRA