4 GENERATIONS OF EXPERIENCE
A BELGIAN FAMILY BUSINESS
Orogem is a family owned jewellery house and diamond office located in Antwerp, diamond capital of the world. We are serving our clients with the highest quality jewellery, jewellery design, finest diamonds and repair services.
Founded by Constant Van Camp in 1918, it began as a family business and has recently been passed on to his great-grandson, Yannick Van Camp. Each our employee brings the knowledge which can only be acquired by a lifetime involvement in the business.
Thanks to our long-term experience in design and production, detailed knowledge of the market and skill of our goldsmiths, our jewellery meets highest standards and quality. We only create pieces in small quantities and we don’t mass produce any designs.
Orogem is a story of a family jewellery business built upon traditional values: trust, experience and personal approach.
If you’re the kind of person who is looking for a jeweller you can trust and rely on for years to come, we’d love to become your family jeweller. We ensure that you feel welcome and that you find that perfect piece of jewellery.
MEET THE FAMILY
YANNICK VAN CAMP
Certified diamond Grader
A fourth-generation diamond trader, Yannick Van Camp proudly carries forward a legacy that began in 1918 with Constant Van Camp. Graduating from HRD on 27th April 2007, Yannick quickly showcased his expertise and passion for the industry. By 1st October 2007, he took the reins as the owner of Orogem Jewelers, further solidifying his position in the diamond trade. In 2015, his dedication and commitment to excellence were recognized as he became one of the inaugural members of Antwerp’s Most Brilliant label. With a rich history and a bright future, Yannick continues to shine in the world of gemology and diamond trading.
WIM VAN CAMP
Wim Van Camp is a renowned diamond trader based in Antwerp, Belgium, the world’s diamond capital. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, he specializes in sourcing and trading high-quality, conflict-free diamonds. Wim’s reputation for integrity and expertise has made him a sought-after consultant for jewelers and investors alike. He is also an active member of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses, advocating for ethical practices in diamond trading.
Diamond consultant and sales
Veronique Vermeulen is an experienced diamond consultant and sales associate based in the diamond capital of the world, Antwerp, Belgium. With over a decade in the family-run business, Veronique excels at helping clients navigate the complexities of choosing the perfect diamond. Her keen eye for quality and deep-rooted knowledge of the industry make her an invaluable asset to the family enterprise. Known for her exceptional customer service, Veronique has been instrumental in establishing her family’s business as one of the most trusted names in the Antwerp diamond market.
MEET THE TEAM
Karin Mercelis is an experienced jewelry designer and shop assistant based in Antwerp, Belgium. With years of creative expertise, Karin crafts unique, bespoke pieces that captivate and inspire. Working in a high-end jewelry boutique, she offers her design acumen along with top-tier customer service, assisting clients in finding or creating their dream jewelry. Her blend of artistic talent and retail proficiency make her a valuable asset in the Antwerp jewelry scene.
RICCARDO RUGGERO MICALE
Marketing director, business developer
Riccardo Ruggero Micale is an accomplished marketer and e-commerce manager with over a decade of experience in the digital landscape. Specializing in customer acquisition and brand growth, Riccardo has successfully led multiple campaigns that boosted sales and visibility for various companies. His expertise in SEO, social media, and data analytics makes him a versatile asset in any e-commerce venture. Based in Antwerp, Belgium, Riccardo continues to set industry standards in digital marketing excellence.
MEMBER OF BELGIUM DIAMOND BOURSES
We are proud members of the federation of Belgium Diamond Bourses since 1980. It means that we are at the very beginning of the diamond supply chain.
Thanks to this, you get a real value for money as you get several steps ahead in buying process for private customers.
SLEEPING BEAUTY, AS THE UNCUT DIAMOND HAS BEEN CALLED, AWOKE IN ANTWERP
For more than five centuries, Antwerp’s craftsmanship has been acknowledged throughout the world as the trademark for diamond excellence.
Antwerp is renowned as world diamond capital trading 80% of all rough diamonds and 50% of the cut diamond market. It means that every worthwhile stone has passed through our street at least once. There are four major diamond exchanges located in Antwerp.
Antwerp is not just a business centre, but also a role model for an ethical and clean diamond business as well as centre of know-how and technical excellence.
If you are looking for something different, unique or extraordinary, there is no better place but Antwerp.