Erik Dove


Erik Dove, Founder and Managing Partner (612) 965-2304

Erik Dove has over 20 years of business experience and has provided clients with a wide variety of restructuring and financial services. His specific industry experience includes:

  • Banking
  • Automotive: Retail, Fleet & Rental
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology Staffing & Convergent Communications
  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Aviation
  • Restaurants & Hospitality
  • Non-Profits / Education

Mr. Dove has served as Vice Chair and COO for diversified group of more than 200 separate companies with combined revenues in excess of $1.0 billion. Operating Units included rental car companies, automobile dealerships, fleet leasing and sales, aviation, technology, commercial and residential real estate development, restaurants and hospitality.

Mr. Dove was President of Advantage Rent-A-Car (2007-2009). He also served more than 12 years in various leadership roles in regional and national commercial, corporate and leveraged banking groups at U.S. Bank, TCF Bank and Associated Bank.

Mr. Dove is a former Board member of Transcend Communications, Inc., and founder and former Board Chairman of Paideia Academy (MN K-8 Charter School).

Mr. Dove holds degree from Wabash College (AB – Mathematics), Indiana University School of Law (JD – Magna Cum Laude), and Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota (MBA – Finance). He is married with two children.