Moti Ferder is the President and CEO of Lugano Diamonds, a unique fine jewelry retailer. After Moti Ferder opened its first retail location in Newport Beach, California in 2005, he has expanded the brand beyond traditional jewelry and developed a true luxury brand that continues to grow in both design and scope for luxury accessories. Moti Ferder was educated as a gemologist and master diamond cutter and since 1991 has handled every step in the supply chain – sourcing diamonds, diamond cutting, wholesale distribution, design and development for retail sale.

Moti Ferder’s interests go beyond retail sales and other projects include the development of systems for the analysis and pricing diamonds for investment and the expansion of offering luxury goods in private aviation.