Robin Lee joined the World Gold Council in 2010 as chief financial officer. He carries responsibility for financial reporting and control, financial planning, audit, treasury operations, tax, risk management, and company secretariat.
Lee was previously SVP Finance for Millennium & Copthorne Hotels PLC, a UK FTSE-250 group, where he supported the CEO to implement corporate strategy and to drive profitability and shareholder value. He also spent four years as a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group with a focus on corporate finance and corporate strategy across a wide range of industries.
Before BCG, Lee was head of research and strategy at the Securities Commission in Malaysia where one of his projects was to support the establishment of the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board. He was also a member of the Malaysian delegation with various multi-lateral agencies.
Robin qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG in London, and graduated from Oxford University in 1990 with a degree in classics.