Mr. Kalenja has 18 years of experience in the investment world, with a solid record investing in both publicly-traded securities and private equity as Managing Partner of Montague Capital. He currently is an observer on the Boards of Integro Earth Fuels, Inc and IQ Max, Inc. Montague has successfully invested in early stages in AdChina Ltd., Organovo (ONVO), and Radius Health (RDUS).
Prior to founding Montague, Mr. Kalenja was asked by the Prime Minister of Albania to run Albinvest, Albania’s government agency in charge of Foreign Investment, Exports and Small Medium Enterprises. At Albinvest, he directed a staff of 32 and multiple programs with international donors such as EU and UNDP. While presiding over the rapid growth at Albinvest, he led Albania’s national image promotion campaign and restructured three government agencies. He also served as a member of the Board of Trustees at the National Albanian-American Council in Washington, DC.
Mr. Kalenja earned an MBA in Finance and Private Equity from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a BS with honors in Applied Economics and Business Management from Cornell University. He speaks fluent English, Italian, Bulgarian and Albanian and is conversational in Portuguese and German.
Montague Capital Partners, LLC is a venture capital and private advisory firm providing a comprehensive array of services to Investment Advisory firms and enterprises experiencing high growth. It also serves as the GP of Montague Capital LP – the Hedge Fund.
Our investment partners have a long history and deep experience in working closely with wealthy families, endowments and sovereign funds. By providing the highest level of service and seamless access to the resources, knowledge and the best ideas Main and Wall street have to offer, we provide support that contributes to building highly valued, long-term relationships with clients.
Montague takes pride in the quality of its people, both internal and the management teams we invest in. We abide by the highest ethical principles. Our clients can be certain that our priorities and their best interests are always aligned.
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