Tim Wood has served as the Executive Director of The Denver Gold Group, Inc. since 2011. He is also a member of the Gold Oversight Committee for the LBMA Gold Price, which is the global benchmark price for gold.
Prior to joining DGG, Tim managed retail and institutional investment conferences in the U.S. and South Africa, including Mining Indaba. Tim also has extensive experience in publishing having founded several publications, and as an editor for several media enterprises. As a journalist, Tim has several investigative reporting credits to his name. These include uncovering secret audits of the corrupted UN Oil for Food Programme, and documenting a secret visit to South Africa by North Korean officials seeking nuclear materials.
Tim and his family emigrated to the United States from South Africa in 2000, becoming American citizens in 2010. He earned a graduate degree in International Relations, and a Diploma in Business Administration, both from Wits University in Johannesburg. He read for the degrees after completing compulsory military service as a combat artillery officer at the conclusion of the Angolan war.