Ravara’s staff and partners are among the most highly skilled and trained in the industry, with technical expertise from mining to manufacture and retail. Ravara’s technology and global reach enables the Ravara Interface and platforms on any continent at any level of the supply chain.
The name “Ravara” is derived from the Swedish word ‘Råvara,’ meaning “raw material.” Our vision is fully traceable, fully controlled products and supply chains – something that only innovation and new technology can accomplish. This is the key to responsible sourcing.
Ravara was founded by innovator & entrepreneur Joel Borgquist to solve the most difficult industry problems. He built the Ravara system from the ground up to address supply chain challenges at every level, utilizing his extensive background and expertise. Joel is also a humanitarian and participates in projects across the globe, including clean water initiatives and local economic development. He is on the board of directors of The Trade Foundation and the Jewelry Industry Summit. Following our Founder, Ravara maintains a steadfast focus on client success while contributing to the industry and society as a whole.