Born in 1963, Selim Mouzannar comes from a family of jewelers, suppliers of the Ottoman Empire since the 19th century. As a child, he spent his time in his father’s jewelry studio before committing himself to the passion of jewelry, an adventure that will help him discover the world and make his talent perfect.
His solid expertise in size and precious stones and his keen gemologist’s eye, express themselves in the luminosity of pieces from Selim Mouzannar workshops, starting with the most basic to reach the most exceptional.
In 1993, the young designer founded his own jewelry brand, the Maison Selim Mouzannar in Beirut. Five years after the opening of his workshop, he inaugurates in the Lebanese capital his main showcase.
Throughout the years, Selim Mouzannar launched a strategy to expand his brand internationally and participated in numerous exhibitions around the world where his creations were applauded and where his talent was quickly noticed.
Among his greatest achievements, Selim Mouzannar creates the “Amal” necklace which is mentioned in the list of 30 breathtaking jewelry by Forbes magazine in 2016.
The rising notoriety of the brand allowed it to convert many prestigious clients such as the singer Rihanna, as well as the actresses Gwyneth Paltrow, Emma Stone or Jennifer Lawrence.