Mike Elkassem was born and raised in London, and after attending the University of Windsor, launched a successful career in the private sector. Over the past 20 years, he has been involved in numerous business ventures ranging from building and facility maintenance and import/exports of finished goods to property development and management.
An active and dedicated board member of a local private school, Vanier Children’s Services, and London Children’s Aid Society, Mike has devoted considerable time and energy to improving educational opportunities for London’s youth. He is also a founding member of an internationally recognized charity focusing on mental health and integration of vulnerable communities.
An avid golfer and hockey enthusiast, Mike is married with three children.