Our journey started from humble beginnings, and from this we have learned the importance of how hard work, dedication and family can flourish into a successful business.
Ranjeet Barmecha Establishes Niru
After graduation, Ranjeet Barmecha chose to walk the entrepreneurial path in the diamond industry. In 1975 Ranjeet started polishing diamonds in Navsari, India, launching the business with a loan from his father-in-law. Soon after launch, his brother Suresh joined him to help develop the sales division in Mumbai.
With manufacturing increasing, Ranjeet found himself travelling to Belgium and Israel each month, in search of rough diamonds. Tiring of the constant travel and time away from his family, in 1979, he decided to move with his wife, Nirmala, to Israel. Using ‘Niru’, a nickname for his beloved Nirmala, the company was firmly established. In the meanwhile, Shanti, Ranjeet’s younger brother, at the same time joined the business and took over the manufacturing operations in Navsari.