John Mulligan is Director of Member and Market Relations at the World Gold Council, leading its programmes to support the world’s major and most forward-thinking gold mining companies and its engagement with partner and stakeholder organisations.
Additionally, John Mulligan contributes to the organisation’s wider research and communications outputs to improve understanding of the whole gold supply chain. He has written extensively and comments regularly on gold market, investment strategy and sustainability issues.
John Mulligan joined the World Gold Council in early 2005, working initially on the investment research programme and then, from 2007, as Investment Marketing Manager, specifically addressing institutional and HNW investors.
John Mulligan has worked in or around the financial markets for over 25 years, including senior roles in business development, product management and marketing, trading systems and market data analysis.
Beyond the financial markets and immediately prior to joining the World Gold Council, John Mulligan consulted on research, analysis and knowledge management projects for a range of clients, from small businesses to international corporations and supranational organisations including, for example, SOAS (University of London), the BBC World Service and UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime).
John Mulligan has degrees from the University of Sussex and Birkbeck College, University of London.