Dubai, UAE; November 16, 2011: Dhamani Jewels, one of the region’s largest wholesalers of gemstones and diamonds and retailers of high-end diamond jewellery, has opened their global headquarters in Almas Tower, the iconic centerpiece of the Jumeirah Lakes Towers (‘JLT’) Free Zone. The opening of the modern 10,000 sq. ft offices on the 55th floor of the region’s tallest office tower coincides with the launch of Dhamani’s 4,000 sq.ft high- end diamond jewellery factory in the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority’s (DMCC) Jewellery & Gemplex facility.
According to Amit Dhamani, CEO & Managing Director of Dhamani Jewels: “We chose Almas Tower to centralise our worldwide operations as it is today the hub of the international diamond and jewellery industry and provides high-tech facilities for jewellery companies with global aspirations. Our new offices are equipped with the latest technology to enable our team to manage our operations spread across the UAE, Thailand, Lebanon, Switzerland and India. The company’s new diamond jewellery factory will focus on producing very high-end bespoke jewellery of the best quality and exquisite craftsmanship. It will help us to cater more effectively and promptly to the needs of our discerning customers, especially during special occasions like weddings when time is of the essence.”
He added: “In our Almas Tower offices we also have special viewing rooms for our elite customers who place importance on privacy. They can select loose diamonds and gems of their choice and our team of highly specialized designers will create exclusive unique designs according to their preferences.”
Dhamani’s multi-million dollar modern new offices and factory at the JLT Free Zone are the largest by a UAE based jewellery company in the zone. The Dhamani diamond jewellery factory has an estimated production output value of USD 30 million per year.
Welcoming Dhamani Jewels to Almas Tower, Ahmed bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman of Dubai Multi Commodities Centre said: “We are extremely pleased to welcome Dhamani Jewels to the prestigious Almas Tower, home to DMCC, the Dubai Diamond Exchange and centerpiece of the Jumeirah Lakes Towers Free Zone. Dhamani Jewels has been a DMCC member since 2004 and since that time we have enjoyed a successful and mutually beneficial relationship. This relationship has further been strengthened by Dhamani being the exclusive distributor of the ‘Dubai Cut’ diamond.”
Dhamani Jewels holds the sole distributorship for the 99-faceted Dubai Cut diamond in finished jewellery and loose stones; and is the supplier of choice to many prestigious international jewellers for precious stones. The company sells its finest quality diamond jewellery through 14 fully owned boutique stores in Dubai.
Dhamani Jewels will open a new retail outlet in Abu Dhabi in 2012.