Kal Kotecha, PhD, is a seasoned investment analyst, and a sought after investment speaker and entrepreneur. He is currently the editor and founder of the Junior Gold Report which provides critical analyses of companies profiting from the precious and base metals sector that is read by thousands of investors. His reports and articles have been featured on Kitco.com, 321gold.com, Seeking Alpha, the Aureport, Streetwise Report, SmallCapPower, InvestingNews and Mining.com.
Kal proudly has his own column on the homepage of Stockhouse.com as well as both the keynote speaker and investment panel member of ThinkingNorth – a premier technology related organization that connects the brightest entrepreneurial talent with the financial community. His reporting includes worldwide onsite analyses with a focus on developing companies. Kal has previously held leadership positions with many junior mining companies and is venturing in the technology space by connecting high net worth investors to exciting tech companies at TechMoney360.com.
Dr. Kal Kotecha holds a B.A. double majoring in Economics and Psychology, Master of Education, Master of Business Administration specialising in Finance, and a PhD in Business Administration. He wrote his PhD thesis on the Affective Heuristics of the 2008 stock market crash. He also lectured economics at the University of Waterloo and Niagara College where he was voted Professor of the Year in 2013/2014.
His passion is helping the homeless and he is a former volunteer and COO of A HandUp For the Homeless. Currently he runs the “Out of the Heat” program in Kitchener-Waterloo ON.