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Dacques Nini, GIA GG, PG, JDT, FCGmA, has years of adventures in some of the most famous and exotic sources of diamonds and coloured gemstones. He has lived in Canada, South Africa and Brazil as a gemstone trader. Working as a field gemmologist, Nini visits gemstone countries such as Brazil, Colombia, Myanmar, India, Thailand and Sri Lanka. He has likewise visited some of the famed diamond mines in Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho and South Africa.
In light of the recent lift of the US ban on gemstones and jade from Myanmar, the Burma Ruby Task Force said it will continue to work with industry stakeholders and government representatives to help develop a transparent supply chain that is viable for Myanmar as well as the industry as a whole.