posted on Aug, 31 2002 @ 01:50 PM
World's First Black Diamond Manufacturer
Real name: ® AndrÈ Action DiakitÈ Jackson ® (aka MízÈe Fula-Ngenge)
(born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France)
Not much is known about this private man, but what is known is that Andre Jackson, is a former rough diamond dealer who began his career mining and
supplying diamonds. In 1987, this enigmatic, charming and driven advisor to the late ZaÔrean President Mobutu Sese Seko, opened his first
diamond-cutting factory in Mbuji-Mayi, Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly ZaÔre). Nine months later, he opened another factory and selling office
in Kinshasa, which now operates as a full-service diamond company. His operations have expanded throughout every diamond producing country in Africa.
Jackson has successfully set up selling offices, and cutting factories in Antwerp, Dubai, Tokyo, New York and Houston.