Tom Rucker is a Master Goldsmith who uses state of the art laser welding technology in conjunction with superlative goldsmithing skills to create unique jewellery pieces and objets d’art. Tom was born in 1970 in Munich, Germany as the fourth generation of master goldsmiths. He works mainly in Platinum and diamonds and is globally recognised as being one of the most influential Platinum jewellery designers of his time.
He has received multiple national and international awards for design and innovation including eight Goldsmiths’ Craftsmanship and Design Gold Awards and honours bestowed by the Japanese and Western Cape government for an outstanding contribution at national and international levels in visual arts. Tom is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths and a Freeman of the City of London.