Vice-President, World Federation of Diamond Bourses
Mr. LIN Qiang, President and one of the founders of Shanghai Diamond Exchange (SDE), which is the only official platform for import and export of diamonds for domestic consumption in China, established in the year 2000.
In his previous experience in diamond business before SDE, he joined China National Arts & Crafts Imp. & Exp. Corporation in 1987.
In 1997, he started to establish SDE and became the President of SDE since Oct., 2000.
During the past twenty years, Mr. Lin experienced the whole development process of SDE as well as the Chinese diamond market.
He has devoted his career to promoting the taxation reforms, market regulations as well as international exchanges of the Chinese diamond industry. Mr. Lin is also the Vice President of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) since Oct. 2018.