Richa Goyal Sikri is an independent journalist, storyteller and writer in the gems, diamonds and jewellery sector. Her foray in the industry began in 2013, when she curated and executed her first education and cultural travel experience to sapphire and moonstone mines in Sri Lanka. Formal education with the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in coloured gemstones followed. Her body of work includes projects, articles and talks for: The Art Science Museum, Singapore Harper’s Bazaar, ELLE, Robb Report, Vogue InColor magazine, Solitaire International, RAPAPORT magazine, Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), and the International Coloured Gemstone Association (ICA). Richa is currently writing her first book due for release by end of 2021.