London Diamond Bourse names brand-new head of state

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The London Diamond Bourse has actually called vice president, Alan Cohen, as its brand-new president.

The modification in management was revealed at the current Annual General Meeting.

Cohen prospers Menachem Prager who has actually been president of the Bourse given that 2016.

” We are happy to get Alan as our brand-new president and I think he will be a reliable supporter for the UK’s diamond market both in the house and abroad,” states London Diamond Bourse chief running officer, Victoria McKay. “His natural gravitas in addition to his market experience make him an important possession.”

Cohen, who began his profession in diamonds in 1971 when he trained as a sleek and rough diamond sorter, has actually belonged to the London Diamond Bourse because 1976 and took control of the function of vice president 2 years earlier.

Throughout his expert journey he has actually operated in refined and rough diamond markets in the United Kingdom, Africa and Russia.

” I anticipate the brand-new obstacles ahead,” Cohen shares, including, “I value the effort that others have actually done prior to me in the association and I want to have the ability to develop on that to move LDB in an instructions that benefits the diamond market.”

Cohen likewise credits Prager, “for effectively assisting the association and its members to browse through tough times and hard problems in the previous 2 years”.