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:
- the mission and vision of GIG are followed in all decisions;
- the reputation of GIG is preserved and continues to grow globally;
- 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
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