Hubert Gesser, the visionary founder and designer behind our prestigious brand, has embarked on a global odyssey in pursuit of Earth’s most exquisite natural treasures. His journey spans continents, from the heart of Africa to the lush landscapes of South America, the mystic realms of the Far East, and beyond. With an unwavering commitment to discovering the world’s finest gemstones, Hubert curates a dazzling spectrum that ranges from the timeless allure of blue sapphires to the enchanting rarity of Paraiba tourmalines.
Born and raised amidst the vibrant culture of Brazil, Hubert’s early journey led him to the United States, where he pursued a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at the esteemed University of California. He honed his engineering prowess in the aerospace and prototype missile parts manufacturing sector, where he astutely managed a workforce of 60 skilled professionals.
Fate intervened when Hubert crossed paths with a globetrotter specializing in the sourcing and importation of magnificent gemstones. With unyielding determination, Hubert invested his entire net worth into a world of loose gemstones, poised to share their unparalleled beauty with discerning connoisseurs.
Driven by an insatiable passion, Hubert embarked on a transformative voyage of acquiring raw gemstones, learning the basics of the delicate art of gem cutting, and crafting bespoke, high-quality jewelry. This monumental decision paved the way for his illustrious career, giving birth to what is now known as Hubert Inc., a distinguished gem lapidary house and jewelry manufacturing company.
While Hubert’s engineering background may seem distant from the world of gemstones and jewelry, it serves as the bedrock of his problem-solving prowess. This skill is invaluable, especially in the creation of custom designs, which constitute over 50 percent of his flourishing enterprise.
With an innate creativity, Hubert swiftly developed an impeccable eye for captivating colors, from the timeless elegance of amethyst to the extraordinary radiance of natural cherry topaz and alexandrite. Recognizing a growing demand for finished jewelry, he expanded his talents as a designer and assembled a team of master cutters, goldsmiths, and wax carvers, all meticulously handpicked for their expertise, in his Los Angeles-based atelier.
Gesser’s work is also influenced by his travels around the world. He has been inspired by the cultures and traditions of many different countries, and his designs often reflect these influences.
Every masterpiece bearing the Hubert name is a testament to artistry and precision, ranging from whimsical fashion pieces to one-of-a-kind creations. Hubert stands as one of the rare jewelers involved in every facet of jewelry making.
Beyond the breathtaking gems he sources, Hubert remains captivated by the remarkable individuals he encounters in this enchanting industry. From artisan miners in the remote corners of Brazil to esteemed figures like the Queen of Spain, the stories woven around these gemstones create a tapestry of memories and symbolism for all who come into contact with them.
Hubert Jewelry primarily caters to a discerning clientele within the United States, while also capturing the hearts of international patrons, constituting one third of our esteemed clientele. Our diverse range caters to the desires of an eclectic clientele, from discerning retailers to passionate enthusiasts and seasoned collectors. At every price point, we offer quality gem-set jewelry that epitomizes exceptional value.
Hubert Gesser is a visionary artist whose work is inspired by the beauty of the natural world. He is drawn to gemstones for their unique colors, textures, and patterns. He sees each stone as a canvas on which to create a unique work of art.
Hubert’s boundless wellspring of inspiration and his unwavering commitment to artistic freedom empower our designers to explore uncharted realms of creativity, ensuring that our jewelry remains perpetually captivating. When combined with the unique visions of our cherished clientele, the possibilities are limitless, and the results are nothing short of extraordinary.
Welcome to a world where dreams become jewelry, and luxury knows no bounds.