John Mulligan

Director Climate Policy, World Gold Council

John is Director of Market Relations and Climate Change Lead at the World Gold Council (WGC), leading its climate change research programme and associated engagement activities with investors, policy makers and stakeholder organisations.


Additionally, he contributes to the organisation’s wider insight and communications outputs to improve understanding of the whole gold supply chain, and the integration of ESG considerations into strategic market and investment perspectives.


John writes and comments regularly on gold market dynamics, investment strategies, and responsible and sustainable business practices.


John joined the WGC in early 2005. Prior to that, he held a number of senior roles focused on business strategy, product development, trading systems and market analysis.


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