Under Erik Mikkelsen’s leadership, Stealth Monitoring has grown from 55 employees and 2 offices to 500+ employees across 15 offices. Stealth has become the industry leader in remote video surveillance and has been listed on the Profit Magazine list of Canada’s fastest growing companies for the past 10 years. He is also Managing Partner of Auxo Management LP, a private investment firm he co-founded in 2010.
Prior to Stealth, Mikkelsen gained professional business experience in private equity, investment banking, and start-ups. Throughout his career he has worked on over $30 billion of executed transactions, ranging in size from under a million dollars to several billion. He was previously in the acquisitions group at Regent Properties, a real estate private equity firm in Los Angeles. Prior to Regent, he was an investment banker at Barclays Capital in New York. Before moving to New York, he co-led the Business Development department of Ink Media, a new media development company he co-founded.
At the Ivey Business School, Mikkelsen was the co-recipient of the Ivey Emerging Leaders Award for Entrepreneurship and in 2018 was the recipient of the Class of 2006 Ivey Entrepreneurship Ambassador Award.
Mikkelsen has advised for and invested in several start-ups and is an active community volunteer. In 2013 he co- founded CAMH Engage, a group of professionals focused on strategy and fundraising initiatives in support of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Foundation. He is also a member of YPO (Young President’s Organization) and has lectured at business schools in Canada and the United States.
Mikkelsen was born in London, England and grew up in Western Canada where he was an ice hockey and lacrosse player.
President & CRO, Stealth Monitoring; Managing Partner of Auxo Management LP