RapNet


Rapaport News

 

Rough Markets

 

Advanced search
Latest Articles
Videos
Features
News
Mining
Rough Markets
Polished Markets
Manufacturing
Retail

IGI Chief Jerry Ehrenwald Elected USKPA Director

Dec 19, 2016 10:16 AM   By Rapaport News
Print Print Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Share Share
RAPAPORT... The U.S. Kimberley Process Authority (USKPA) elected International Gemological Institute (IGI) president and chief executive officer Jerry Ehrenwald to its board.

The election of Ehrenwald (pictured), who has 50 years’ industry experience, comes after Gemological Science International (GSI) founder and chief executive officer Mark Gershburg stepped down as a USKPA director earlier this month to focus on his business.

The authority controls the use of Kimberley Process certificates for rough diamond exports from the U.S.

“We look forward to working with Mr. Ehrenwald and the IGI staff to fulfill this meaningful mission for the U.S. rough diamond industry,” said Martin Hochbaum, executive director and member of the USKPA board.

Following Ehrenwald’s arrival, the USKPA’s operations will be run out of the IGI’s facilities on New York’s Fifth Avenue.
Tags: IGI, International Gemological Institute, Jerry Ehrenwald, Kimberley Process, Mark Gershburg, Martin Hochbaum, new york, Rapaport News, u.s., U.S. Kimberley Process Authority, USKPA
Similar Articles
De Beers RoughIndia Calls for Inventory Caution
Aug 26, 2020
India’s major trade body has again urged members to avoid...
De Beers Cuts Prices at August Sight
Alrosa Allows 100% Refusals at August Sale
Comments: (0)  Add comment Add Comment
Arrange Comments Last to First



Call Us: 1-702-893-9400
Member License Agreement   RapNet Trading Rules & Code of Conduct    Privacy Policy  
  
twitter twitter
About Rapaport
Advertise with us