Searchlight Capital Partners

Mitel is shifting its management ranks with a new president and CEO, ending Rich McBee’s eight-year tenure as head of the Kanata-based firm
Ottawa-based unified communications service provider Mitel’s reported bid to acquire U.S.
The kingpin of Mitel, and some would argue the whole of Kanata North, has left his chairman role at the company he co-founded more than 45 years ago after the telecom firm announced last
Mitel shareholders voted overwhelmingly in favour of Searchlight Capital Partners’ proposed acquisition of the Kanata-based firm on Tuesday, marking a key approval in the $2-billion deal