Director of Investment Products
World Gold Council (WGC)
Greg Collett is Director of Investment Products at the World Gold Council (WGC), which through its wholly owned subsidiary, World Gold Trust Services, is the sponsor of the SPDRŽ Gold Trust (NYSEArca: GLDŽ), the world's largest physically backed gold ETF. In this capacity, he helps oversee the World Gold Council's investment product efforts, including GLD, developing new products, and fulfilling the World Gold Council's mandate to stimulate demand, for gold and bring new products to market.
Prior to joining the World Gold Council, Mr. Collett was Director and Chief Operating Officer for the Deutsche Bank subsidiary responsible for managing the Bank's commodity ETFs. In that capacity, he launched the first commodity index ETFs in the US, now called the InvescoPowershares DB line of ETFs. Mr. Collett is also an experienced commodities and derivatives attorney, acting as in-house counsel for Deutsche Bank. Prior to that, he practiced law with Sidley Austin and prior to that Mr. Collett was an attorney at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
Mr. Collett earned his BA in Political Science from Colgate University and his JD from George Washington University Law School