Philippe Roolant
Board Member

Philippe Roolant is the pioneer of diamond manufacturing in Thailand where back in 1980 he established and for twenty-nine years run the Thai-Belgium Industrial Co. Ltd. 

Mr. Roolant is the senior partner in IGC Group, one of the most important De Beers sightholders in Antwerpen. He also serves as managing director of a Botswana based sightholder – Zebra Diamonds Pty.

Mr. Roolant was the first to expand the diamond polishing industry to Cambodia and Laos and manages factories there.

He serves as the Vice-President of the Thai Diamond Manufacturers Association (TDMA) since 1983 and in 2014 was elected the Vice-President of the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA).