The European Federation of Jewellery was founded in 2013 with the following objectives:

  • To promote the European jewellery sector and to defend its interest in the European Union;
  • To coordinate and further activities and exchanges between members;
  • To promote and develop a high level of education and training, research and practice in the field of jewellery making in the European Union;
  • To establish links with European and International organisations in order to ensure representation of the profession and the defense of its cultural, technical and material interests;
  • To establish or participate in any body or service necessary or simply helpful to the pursuit of its objectives

The members

UFBJOP – Union Française de la Bijouterie, Joaillerie, Orfèvrerie, des Pierres et des Perles

Mrs Bernadette Pinet-Cuoq, Executive PresidentMrs Laurence Chevillon, Director of Development


AORP – Associaçao de Ourivesaria e Relojoaria de Portugal

Mrs Ana Freitas, Vice-President

Mrs Fátima Santos, General Secretary



FEDERORAFI – Federazione Nazionale Orafi Argentieri Gioiellieri Fabbricanti Mrs Ivana Ciabatti, President

Mr Stefano de Pascale, General Manager


ARS NOBILIS – Belgische Federatie voor Juwelen & Uurwerken – Fédération belge du Bijou et de la Montre

Mr Jan Orye, President

Mrs Marie-Christine Heeren, General Secretary

AWDC – Antwerp World Diamond Centre

Mr Nishit Parikh, President

Mr Ari Epstein, CEO