Terry Heymann

Managing Director, Gold for Development, World Gold Council

Terry is the Managing Director at the World Gold Council and leads the Gold for Development programme.

Managing the Gold for Development programme, Terry is responsible for the World Gold Council’s work around the positive socio-economic contribution that gold and gold mining can make, particularly for developing countries. Terry led the development of the Conflict-Free Gold Standard and the All-In Costs Guidance Note, working closely with Member companies. He also leads research to facilitate better understanding of the social and economic contributions of responsible gold mining.

Prior to joining the World Gold Council, Terry was a Principal at Marakon Associates, a leading strategy consultancy, where he helped clients in a number of industries on strategic issues and new product development. He has a BA from the University of Cambridge and an MBA from Harvard Business School