Richard Evans is the Grading Supervisor for the De Beers Group Institute of Diamonds in the United Kingdom.
He started his career in the diamond and jewellery trade in 2007, at the heart of the UK’s diamond industry Hatton Garden. Originally dealing in precious metal wholesale, he soon developed a keen interest in diamonds, and, deciding to devote his time and energy into the expansion of his diamond knowledge, became a fully qualified diamond grader.
Richard joined De Beers in 2014 as a diamond grader. Displaying a wealth of knowledge and expertise in diamonds, he was soon promoted to UK Grading Supervisor in 2016.As well as diamond grading, He also works alongside the De Beers Group Institute of Diamonds education team, creating and teaching core course content for various education programs
07-Feb-2019Introduction to diamond grading