George Milling-Stanley is a well-known authority on the gold business and the Chief gold Strategist at State Street Global Advisors, one of the world's largest asset managers. Prior to joining State Street, Milling-Stanley was a Managing Director of Government Affairs at the World gold Council, where he was a key member of the team responsible for working with SSGA to pioneer and launch the world’s first gold-backed ETF. He was integral in crafting the structures and processes required to make gold-backed ETFs functional. He also ran his independent consultancy, whose principal activity was to help JP Morgan Chase build its gold business with central banks and other Government entities. Previously, Milling-Stanley worked for six years on the precious metals trading desk of Lehman Brothers, the New York investment bank. His responsibilities included the development of customer business and the firm's research and analysis of the metals markets.
At WGC, he was responsible for all programs involving central banks, governments, and regulatory authorities.
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George is a regular speaker at international conferences.
He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.