David Morris was founded in 1962, by David Morris who began his career at the age of 15 as an apprentice in London's jewelry quarter, Hatton Garden. Before becoming an apprentice Morris graduated as a goldsmith from London's Central School of Arts and Crafts. He opened his first store in 1962. Jeremy Morris, David's son took over the firm in 2003. Jeremy started in jewelry by first studying fine art in London. He then apprenticed with jewelers in Paris and worked with a diamond company in Antwerp.