Kal Kotecha, PhD, is a seasoned investment analyst and a sought after investment speaker and entrepreneur.
Currently, he is editor and founder of Stock Trends Report which provides critical and detailed analyses of companies within the trending investing sectors targeted to thousands of investors. His reporting includes worldwide onsite analyses with a focus on developing companies.
Dr. Kotecha is featured with his own column on the homepage of Stockhouse.com. He is a keynote speaker and investment panel member of ThinkingNorth – a premier technology related organization that connects the brightest entrepreneurial talent with the financial community. Dr. Kotecha has been an annual speaker at PDAC since 2016 - the annual PDAC Convention is regarded as the premier international event for the mineral industry. It has attracted more than 25,000 people from 125 countries in recent years.
Dr. Kal Kotecha holds a B.A. double major in Economics and Psychology, Master of Education, Master of Business Administration specialising in Finance, and a PhD in Business Administration. His PhD thesis focused on the Affective Heuristics of the 2008 stock market crash. He has also lectured economics at the University of Waterloo and Niagara College where he received the honour of being named Professor of the Year in 2013/2014.
Apart from his enthusiasm for the investing world, his passion is helping the homeless and he is a former volunteer and COO of A HandUp For the Homeless.
Currently he runs and operates the “Out of the Heat” program in the Waterloo Region, ON, with 15 generous volunteers feeding over 150 participants.
Dr. Kotecha is expanding his charity work with the development of an organization that will focus on helping abused children worldwide.