Category Archives: Interviews

Platinum Maintains Impressive Growth Rate

In India, the Platinum Guild International’s (PGI) marketing efforts are helping drive the rapid growth in platinum jewellery demand. Demand in June was also boosted by a rush to buy jewellery to take advantage of the lower prices just before the introduction of the new

India is Key Growth Market for Forevermark: Stephen Lussier

Forevermark currently has a 20 per cent market share in the price segment it operates in. This price segment accounts for 35 per cent of the total diamond market in India and it is this market that we shall now target and look to cater

Our Industry Has Optimistic Future: Ernie Blom

Mr. Ernest (Ernie) Blom, one of the most experienced and envisioned leaders the global diamond industry today, is President of World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB), Honorary Life President of WFDB, Chairman of Diamond Dealers Club of South Africa and associated with many other trade

Forevermark Plans to Establish in Key Cities: Sachin Jain

Forevermark Diamond is for Every Kind of Consumer Another key area is the development of a digital content hub Forevermark’s beauty goes beyond the 4cs Our important focus in on a whole lot of initiatives this year India is one of the most important markets

Atul Jogani Wishes India’s Jewellery to be Colourful…

Mr. Atul Jogani, a dynamic and multi-façade business tycoon based in Bangkok, Thailand has played a pivotal role in developing Thailand’s gem & jewellery as well as coloured stone industry. He is Vice President of the Thai Gem & Jewellery Traders’ Association (TGJTA) and Indian-Thai

We Ensure PDE’s Member Service Package is Top-Class: Ali Pastorini

Ms. Ali Pastorini is an energetic and visionary young Brazilian business woman and a sports woman who is always striving to win. She is owner of the Del Lima Jewelry and recently promoted as Vice President of the Panama based World Jewelry Hub (WJH) and

Think out of Box to Promote Jewellery: Ishu Datwani

Anmol Jewellers was founded by Mr. Ishu Datwani in 1986. His passion is the premier driving force behind this celebrated jewellery brand. His journey with jewels and gems began when he successfully pursued a course at the gemological institute whilst in college as a student

We Need More Partners to Share our Vision: Alex Popov

The World Diamond Mark Foundation is a non-profit organization incorporated in Hong Kong, established in 2012 by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses to promote consumer desirability and confidence in diamonds. Its Chairman Mr. Alex Popov here talks about the challenges ahead and objectives of

GJEPC Will Continue to Promote India as Global G&J Destination: Vipul Shah

Mr. Vipul Shah is completing his term as Chairman of India’s Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) in September 2014. We decided to talk to him about his performance of two years. Here are the excerpts of responses given by him to G2J:

Satyug Aiming 5000 Distributors this Year: Shilpa Shetty

Satyug Group is a Gold Bullion & Jewellery company promoted by Bollywood actress and entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra. It owns 42% stake in Auptag Refinery Pvt. Ltd. This new state of the art precious metal refinery is being set up at New-Panvel with refining capacity