John Mulligan


Director Market Relations
World Gold Council

John Mulligan is Director of Market Relations at the World Gold Council, leading its programmes to support its members and its engagement with a wide range of gold market partner and stakeholder organisations.

Additionally, he contributes to the organisation’s wider research and communications outputs to improve understanding of the whole gold supply chain.

John has written extensively and comments regularly on gold market dynamics, investment strategy and sustainability issues. Recently, he has been responsible for the production of key research on the socio-economic impacts of gold mining and is currently leading the Council’s work on the relationship between gold and climate change.

John joined the World Gold Council in early 2005, working initially on investment research and then, from 2007, as Investment Marketing Manager, specifically addressing institutional and HNW investors.

John has worked in or around the financial markets for over 25 years, including senior roles in business development, product management, trading systems and market analysis.

Beyond the financial markets, John has consulted on research, business analysis and knowledge management projects for a range of clients, from small businesses to supranational organisations.

John has degrees from the University of Sussex and Birkbeck College, University of London

08.10.2020 11:00 - Technical session 5 | Pushkin Hall

Gold mining and the ESG revolution

A high level summary of how ESG factors, including the climate crisis, are reshaping investor and stakeholder expectations of the mining industry... And how gold mining is responding.