Sustainability & Responsible Sourcing Summit 2022

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Programme of sessions and speakers

Day 1

28 March

Opening Session – Sustainability & Climate

Ruth Crowell
Chief Executive, LBMA

Paul Fisher
LBMA Chairman

Randy Smallwood
Chairman, World Gold Council

Belinda Ellington
Consultant Solicitor, Ellington Resolution Ltd, Mercatis Law

John Mulligan
Director of Market Relations and Climate Change Lead, World Gold Council

Session 2: Sustainability & the Investor Perspective

Paul Fisher
LBMA Chairman

Belinda Ellington
Consultant Solicitor, Ellington Resolution Ltd, Mercatis Law

Young-Jin Chang
Managing Director and Global Head, Metals Products, CME Group

Ben McEwen
Climate Change Investment Analyst, Sarasin & Partners LLP

Christian Hofer
Head, Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Raiffeisen Switzerland

Gold Bar Integrity Announcement

Ruth Crowell
Chief Executive, LBMA

David Tait
CEO, World Gold Council

Day 2

29 March

Session 3: Creating Positive ESG Outcomes

Alex Edmans
Professor of Finance, London Business School

Terry Heymann
CFO, World Gold Council

Tom Holl
Director, Natural Resources, BlackRock

Sébastien de Montessus
CEO, Endeavor Mining

Wendy Tyrrell
Executive Director, Development Partner Institute

Gregory Mthembu-Salter
Director at Phuzumoya Consulting

Session 4: Growing Responsible Demand for ASM

Alan Martin
Head of Responsible Sourcing, LBMA

Joanne Lebert

Christophe Nicolet
Managing Director at PX Précinox SA

Marcin Piersiak
Europe Director, ARM

Gavin Hilson
Professor and Chair of Sustainability in Business, Surrey Business School

Session 5: Future of Sustainability & Responsible Sourcing

Ben Katz
Policy Analyst, Responsible Business Conduct Unit, Investment Division, OECD

Jennifer Peyser
Vice President, Responsible Sourcing, Responsible Minerals Initiative

Phaedon Stamatopoulos
Director, Refining and Banking, Argor-Heraeus SA

Mark Hanna
Chief Marketing Officer, Richline Group

Nirali Shah
Chief Operating Officer, Responsible Gold Supply Chain LLC

Summit Summary and Next Steps

Sakhila Mirza
LBMA General Counsel

Terry Heymann
CFO, World Gold Council