Nov 13, 2014

Judy Meana in New Vice President of Panama Diamond Exchange

Judy Meana has been appointed as the new Vice-President of the Panama Diamond Exchange, the first woman internationally to hold such a senior position within a diamond bourse. She was earlier PDE's Director of Communications.

In her new role, Meana will be responsible for the Latin American diamond bourse's overall marketing and communications strategy and operations.

Having begun her career as a TV journalist, winning a scholarship from the Spanish governemnt and later also a National Journalism Award, Meana went on to hold various positions of responsibility in the Communications departments of private and governemnt bodies.Just prior to joining PDE, she was the Panamanian Communication Manager of the multinational electric company Union Fenosa.

Eli Izhakoff, PDE's Founding Chariman said: " With a wealth of experience in both the corporate and government sectors, she is uniquely equipped to lead PDE's communications and marketing effort."

"I am most excited to be taking on this new challenge," Ms. Meana said. "PDE is breaking new ground in Latin America and creating a range of business opportunities. We are on the cutting edge, and that is a wonderful privilege."