DTC Goes Online, Confidant in Botswana Agreement, Borhanjoo Tells IDEX OnlineMarch 10, 11
More people and better questions,
says Mahiar Borhanjoo about the
"We are reaching a lot more people with the online presentations," Borhanjoo added about the two webinars that kicked off the selection process this week. Even though a public forum, the questions asked in the Q&A part of the webinar were "fantastic, a heck of a lot more in depth," he added, referring to the question the team heard during the previous selection round that started with face to face presentations.
Even though the DTC simplified the application process, it still wants very detailed information about the applicants before deciding who gets what goods. Not just financial details, DTC wants to know how the rough goods are sorted, how do they use technology and how well do they understand their clients.
It wants to know about the process flow chart – everything that happens once they receive the rough diamonds and the process it goes through until it is sold as polished diamonds.
One issue De Beers is facing is the renewed
Borhanjoo asked to remind companies that are considering applying for a Sight that deadline for registering to apply is midnight, April 18. Registered businesses that meet the mandatory registration criteria will be invited to submit a CPQ between May 3 and July 7, 2011.