Chief Operating Officer
Jan Jorgensen is the COO with overall management responsibilities for all of the Indonesian business operations. He has had in excess of 12 years experience in the pearling industry in Australia and Indonesia. With an intimate knowledge of pearl farming, Indonesian culture and language as well as strong management skills, Jan is a senior member within the management team. He fills the role of Managing Director of the Groups Indonesian subsidiary, PT Cendana Indopearls.
Marketing and Distribution Manager
Tim Jones is the Marketing and Distribution Manager, principally responsible for the merchandising and marketing of the pearl harvests. He has extensive experience in the South Sea pearl business, having previously managed the sales and distribution for two of Australia’s largest pearl producers.
Prior to emigrating to Australia in 2001, Tim has a background in the rough diamond business, having worked for The Diamond Trading Company, a part of the DeBeers organisation as both a diamond buyer in Africa and a sales executive in London.