Suresh Hathiramani
Board Member

Mr. Suresh Hathiramani has over 35 years of working experience in various industries having worked in India, Indonesia and for the past 32 years in Singapore. He is the Managing Director and principal shareholder of Facets Singapore Pte Ltd, one of South East Asia’s leading diamond and jewellery wholesale companies. He served as president of the Diamond Exchange of Singapore from 2002 to 2006 and was re-elected president of the DES for another 2 year term in 2010. He has also served as a member on various committees in jewellery related organizations in Singapore and abroad and is currently the Chairman of the Trade and Promotions committee of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB), an umbrella organization that unifies the functioning of 28 diamond bourses worldwide. His business connections span over 25 countries in 4 continents. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in physics from St. Xavier’s College, University of Mumbai. He is also a trained diamond grader. His passion on matters impacting the environment is well known and he is involved in nature conservation efforts in Singapore and Indonesia. He is an active Rotarian and has written articles in private publications on matters impacting the environment. His hobbies include nature photography, cycling and trekking. Mr. Hathiramani is one of the founders of the World Diamond Mark project and together with his colleagues Alex Popov of Moscow and Rami Baron of Australia, has created the WDM business model.