David Madge joined the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM), a Commercial Crown Corporation of the Government of Canada, in 1995 as Sales Manager for the United States. While in this position, he developed key industry relationships in both bullion and numismatic coin markets.
In 1998 he was promoted to Director of Bullion & Refinery Services, responsible for global sales and marketing activities. In a highly competitive market, the RCM’s global market share of bullion coins significantly increased as a result of gains in the USA, Asia and Europe through the development of the distribution network.
In 2003 the RCM restructured into four business lines and David was promoted to Executive Director where he assumed P&L responsibility for the Bullion & Refinery Business line including the refinery plant operations. As Part of the Mint’s Executive Management team David contributed to the overall success of the organization by serving on key steering committees and ongoing Executive Management activities.
In 2011 David joined A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. as President. Established in 1965, A-Mark is a full service precious metals trading company with customers on six continents. In this role, David’s priority is business development and in 2012 he successfully launched Transcontinental Depository Services, LLC, which offers global storage solutions for precious metals. He has also negotiated a number of exclusive distribution agreements for new gold and silver bullion products that have proved popular with investors.