In 1973 David Zabihi moved to the United States and started working in New York’s diamond district. He found a passion for fine colored gemstones. Since then he has grown to one of the premier importers of fine sapphires and rubies in the United States. He travels to Bangkok, Sri Lanka and other exotic destinations on his quest to source the world’s most beautiful gems.
Today he operates out of New York City with his son, Jonathan. They are suppliers to jewelers and collectors in the United States, Europe and Asia. He is known throughout the industry as a pioneer in the colored gemstone trade.