Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Mr. Kelertas has been one of the most prominent investment analysts in Canada, ranked a “Top Gun” equity analyst by Brendan Woods International (BWI) for the past seven years and in 2010 one of only 14 analysts in Canada to be named a “Super Leaguer Analyst” by BWI. He was most recently a Vice President and Senior Financial Analyst at Dundee Capital Markets. Over the past 35 years, he has held various positions in corporate Canada, encompassing sales, marketing, corporate development, corporate banking and equity capital markets. For the past 25 years, he has been a top ranked equity analyst and has worked for various national and international firms. Mr. Kelertas graduated from the University of Toronto with two science degrees, including a Masters of Science degree. Richard had been covering the junior potash sector for Dundee over the past several years and was also one of the first analysts on Bay Street to launch research coverage on Allana three years ago.
Allana Potash is a Canadian publicly traded corporation with a focus on the international acquisition and development of potash assets. The Company is currently developing its previously explored, flagship property, in Ethiopia, the Dallol Potash Project, in Ethiopia. Allana has secured financial support from two significant strategic investors: IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and Liberty Metals and Mining Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual Group.