Three questions for Dr. Claudio Milisenda


What inspired you to become interested in gemstones?

I was born in Idar! As kids we collected various quartzes like amethysts and agates from the field and sold it to the tourists.

What are the top issues affecting the industry at the moment?

Synthetic diamonds, Corporate Social Responsibility

What is your vision for the gem industry? Gemstones are a product of mother Earth.

The industry should be aware that the Earth is not a resource for us to exploit at our will