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Gold and Unlawful Armed Conflict - Terry Heymann, World Gold Council

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

This article outlines the factors that have led governments, business and civil society to work together to address the misuse of gold to fund armed conflict. It summarises the initiatives that the gold industry has put in place to provide confidence to investors, customers and communities. 

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Terry Heyman, Director, The World Gold Council.
Terry is a Director at the World Gold Council and leads the Responsible Gold programme. A key pillar of this programme has been the development of the Conflict-Free Gold Standard. 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. Terry has a MBA from the Harvard Business School and a MEng and BA in manufacturing engineering from Cambridge University.