Diamond Controller Moves Up at Ministry of Trade

Uri Sheintal, the Israeli Diamond Controller, has been named senior deputy director general of the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Labor, Israel’s second-highest ministry position. He will continue in his position as diamond controller and director of the Diamond, Precious Stones, and Jewelry Administration at the Ministry.

Sheintal, Israel’s official representative to the Kimberley Process, has played a key role in implementing the Process directives in Israel.