Jason Toussaint

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Jason Toussaint
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Occupation Managing Director of Exchange Traded Gold
Employer World Gold Council
Location New York
Website www.gold.org

Jason Toussaint is managing director of exchange traded gold (ETG) for the World Gold Council, responsible for promoting and developing the gold exchange traded fund (ETF) and exchange traded commodity (ETC) market[1]. He is also the managing director and principal executive officer of World Gold Trust Services, the Sponsor of the SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), the world’s largest gold exchange traded fund.


Background

Toussaint previously was based in Hong Kong, where he managed the Asia Pacific region for Morgan Stanley Capital International. He was also a fixed income portfolio manager at JP Morgan Investment Management in New York.

More recently, he was senior vice president and senior investment strategist at Northern Trust Global Investments (NTGI) based in London.[2]

Education

Toussaint received a bachelor’s degree in civil and environmental engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and received an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School Of Business.

References

  1. World Gold Council Appoints Jason Toussaint as Managing Director of Exchange Traded Gold. World Gold Council.
  2. About us. World Gold Council.