Kay Ellen Consolver

Kay Ellen Consolver, Member of the Board of Directors
Russian Platinum

Ms. Consolver has a distinguished global career in the natural resources industry, combining business expertise with a worldwide network of executives across multiple industries and disciplines.

She was a senior executive at Mobil Corporation, where, during her 20-year career, she served as Chairman of the Board and CEO of 7 of Mobil's global marketing and refining companies (Asia, the Pacific Rim, Latin and South America and the Caribbean), International Treasurer, Corporate Secretary, and Head of Worldwide Legal Services.
She also serves on the Advisory Board of Mildwaters Consulting, which provides strategic advice and legal services to the oil and gas industry in Africa, Asia, Australia, Eastern Europe and Russia. For Russian Platinum, she chairs the Nominations Committee and serves on the Audit, REMCO and Technical Committees.

A lawyer by training, she began her career with Cravath, Swaine & Moore, a preeminent New York City law firm. Upon receiving her law degree from Wisconsin University, she was the first woman appointed to clerk for the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Ms Consolver is a member of the International Women's Forums of London and New York, a global network of women leaders (with a Forum in Moscow), and has served as the Chairman of the London Forum and on the IWF worldwide Board.

In London, she is a member of the Institute of Directors, the Financial Times Non-Executive Directors' Club, the Women Corporate Directors' Association and Women in Mining; and in the United States, the National Association of Corporate Directors.