Chief Executive Officer, Kitsaki Management Limited Partnership
Russell Roberts has held the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kitsaki Management Limited Partnership since 2005. Roberts is a member of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band. Kitsaki, which is owned by the Band, is an award-winning economic development venture that consistently ranks as one of Saskatchewan’s top 100 businesses. Before assuming the role of CEO, Roberts gained valuable experience as Kitsaki’s Manager of Business Development. He has also served as Director of Economic Development for the Prince Albert Grand Council, worked with Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, and the commercial banking unit for the Credit Union in La Ronge. Roberts earned a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan in 1998, graduating with distinction.
Roberts is an accomplished executive with a broad range of experience in commercial banking, business development, strategic planning, corporate governance and internal controls, negotiations, organizational structure, operations and budgeting, and more.