Leonard R. Polivy
Executive Vice President – Luxury, Diamond & Jewelry
Leonard is Executive Vice President of Luxury, Diamond and Jewelry.
Leonard Polivy brings over 30 years of hands-on experience in the Luxury, Diamond, and Jewelry business to SB360 Capital Partners. He has worked on various retail dispositions and appraisal projects throughout his career. He played an instrumental role in one of the largest jewelry disposition sales (Finlay-Baily, Banks, and Biddle), which included six different nameplates across 27 states.
Leonard began his jewelry career with Gordon Brothers in the mid-1980s and went on to become the president and owner of an International wholesale diamond company and appraisal firm. In addition, Leonard has supervised the inventory verification and authentication process for several national and international jewelry companies, diamond manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers. He also held other management positions within the jewelry sector prior to joining SB360.
Leonard is a member of the Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT), American Gemological Society (AGS), GIA Alumni and Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC), and is also an associate member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). He attended the University of Miami where he studied business administration and attended The General Motors Institute (GMI) for executive management. Leonard was featured as an appraiser on PBS’s “What’s It Really Worth” antique discovery show.