GSI, one of the largest gemological organizations in the world, has opened a new geological laboratory in Hong Kong. The new facility will serve its international customer base and will offer easy and complete access to GSI’s numerous laboratory services. GSI’s Hong Kong office will offer a variety of services from grading loose diamonds and jewelry to screening and testing jewelry for undisclosed lab-grown diamonds.
“Hong Kong is a major hub for the international diamond and jewelry Industry. With the opening of GSI Hong Kong, GSI has its laboratories in every major diamond and jewelry center across the globe,” said Debbie Azar, GSI President & Co-Founder.
GSI’s new facility is located at Kaiser Estate Phase 1, 37-45 Man Yue Street Hunghom KL Hong Kong Ste. A3 (5th floor), +852-21229378.
Debbie Azar is an experienced executive with extensive knowledge of the jewelry and gem lab industries. Her entrepreneurial skills and clarity of vision have helped GSI achieve rapid and continuous growth worldwide.
She began her industry career by starting her own successful costume jewelry business. She then expanded her knowledge of the industry with sales, marketing and business development roles at several companies. In 2005, she joined Mark Gershburg to establish GSI. Ms. Azar is an active member of myriad industry organizations and charities; she currently serves as a Board Member of Jewelers for Children. She is also a Forbes Business Council member.
Her strengths include working directly with retail chains and stores to help build their business and brands. She is widely known in the industry for her commitment to meeting customer needs.