Report &

Board of Governors

Board of Governors is the steward of the public interest. The board helps direct the strategy of the Institute to ensure that:

  1. the mission and vision of GIG are followed in all decisions;
  2. the reputation of GIG is preserved and continues to grow globally;
  3. the financial goals of the Institute are met.

Each governor offers a unique perspective, based on their professional experience in finance, law and other areas.

Chairman: Tariq Atiq

Abdulaziz Almaqqali

Abdullah Al Maawali

Mohammed Al Balushi

GIG Executive Staff

GIG’s Executive Staff constitutes a diverse group of highly experienced professionals from both inside and outside of the gem and jewelry industry. 

Responsible for carrying out the Institute’s mission to protect and ensure the public trust globally, the Executive Team follows a strict code of ethics and seeks to infuse each initiative GIG undertakes with dedication and value-driven purpose. Executive staff maintains daily operations for all areas of the Institute and promotes and continues the growth of GIG.

Chief Executive Officer: Fabio DAmico

Gemological Laboratory Director: Lisa Greggio

Research Department Director: Maya Musa

Luxury Academy Dir: Evanghelia Kountouraki

Press Officer: Sharifa Al Badi