Glenn Turner

Chief Legal and Commercial Officer

Gem Diamonds

Glenn was called to the Johannesburg Bar in 1987, where he spent 14 years practising as an advocate specialising in general commercial and competition law and took silk in 2002. Glenn was appointed De Beers’ first general counsel in 2002 and was also a member of its Executive Committee. He was responsible for a number of key initiatives during his tenure, including overseeing De Beers’ re-entry into the USA.

Glenn joined Gem Diamonds in May 2006 and served on the Board from April 2008 to November 2017. Glenn was appointed as the Company Secretary in January 2015

Glenn is currently a non-Executive Director of Agribiomed Limited and Lineout Holdings Limited.

Glenn Turner