Mr. Shmuel Shnitzer
Chairman S. Shnitzer Diamonds Inc., Chairman IDI and Honorary President of Israel Diamond Exchange. Owner of S. Shnitzer Diamonds Inc., production and export of diamonds. Attorney Shnitzer managed the Diamond Exchange industry in 1994. During that time, S. Shnitzer was the President of the Federation. He was also the Vice Chairman of the World Diamond Council. When he retired from his position as the President of the Federation, the WDC gave him the Award for Lifetime Achievement (DDC).
Schnitzer currently serves as a member of the Presidium of the General Council of the Israel Diamond Manufacturers Association. He is also Chairman of the board of the Diamond Museum named after Harry Oppenheimer and as the Israel Diamond Institute director. Mr. Shnitzer has held a senior position at the Chamber of Commerce for over 20 years.