Nada Ghazal gained her degree in Graphic Design from the Lebanese American Universityand travelled to Dubai to work for a multinational advertising agency. Her experience inadvertising gave her a canvas to express her artistic talents, and a better understanding ofhow to build a brand.After 10 years in advertising, winning multiple regional and international awards, she felt thedrive to pursue a childhood dream, a dream to create her own jewelry brand; a Brand thatwould be emotive, distinctive and timeless.Nada handcrafted herfirstjewelry pieces, weaving together 18k goldstring with preciousstones. In 2003, she showcased herfirstcollection of 25 hand-made pieces. The pieces soldout in less than 3 days and from that point the demand for her jewelry grew, encouraging herto create new designs. Within a year, Nada established herfine jewelry company and openedherfirstboutique and workshop.Since then the Brand has won many international awards and has gone fromstrength tostrength shifting its head office, showroom and workshop to D Beirut, a unique workspacehousing many of Beirut’s leading craftsmen with various points of sales.In 2020 Nada Ghazal Fine Jewelry established its international presence with jewelryretailers in majorcities including New York, Los Angeles, London and Paris as well asthrough e-commerce.Nada was also named in the Top 5 Women Behind Middle Eastern Brands by Forbes in 2020,and was selected Woman Entrepreneur of The Year, by BLA in 2017
What inspires you the most?
Femininity, Beirut and my daughter!
What are your most commonly used materials?
Yellow gold, sapphires and diamonds.