Meet the watchmakers, founders, brand CEO’s, designers, craftsmen, watch hobbiest and various industry experts who lead the way in the world of watchmaking as we pick their brains and interview them on their strategies and watch collections amongst other things.

Marking The Hours With Kapoor Watch Company: Celebrating 55 Years Of A Rich Legacy With A Unique Collaboration

 

It may seem impossible to convey just how pivotal Franck Muller was when we talk about the watchmaking industry in the 80s and 90s. Franck cut a trail through the thicket of convention, secrecy, and solemnity that was later …

Marking The Hours With: Kairav Engineer on Czapek’s Limited Edition Watch for Watch Collectors India (WCI)

    

They’re a rather eclectic bunch. People of varying ethnic backgrounds, cultural backgrounds, geographical locations, and individual traits. What might a journalist from the Middle East and someone who loves animals possibly have in common? While at first glance it may …

In Conversation With: Aurélie Picaud, Timepieces Director, Fabergé on what it takes to create modern watches with a heritage flare

By Nirja Dutt

While the world of watches tides through change and an immersive change of pace in terms of creativity, outlook and style, we caught up with Aurélie Picaud who has been leading the watch division for the house …

Are Indian Watch Manufacturers Here To Stay? In Conversation With Mr. Yajnanarayana Kammaje, MD At Sona Group

What’s keeping time in India? From the maharajas’ love of pocket watches to the domestic watch firms that are trying to take on the Swiss; it’s only fitting that a man with 57 years of illustrious experience in the profession …

In Conversation With: Christoph Grainger-Herr, CEO at IWC Schaffhausen On The Sound Of Color & More!

Always obsessed with the next big thing, IWC manages to capture audiences worldwide with their keen sense of materials, marketing and magic. Our Founder Karishma Karer at The Hour Markers caught up with Christoph Grainger-Herr, CEO at IWC Schaffhausen to …

“I think that the woman’s universe for watches is much broader than the mens universe”. – In Conversation with Christian Selmoni, Style And Heritage Director, Vacheron Constantin

Watches And Wonders 2022 – a show that united the watch fraternity for a physical show after two years of the pandemic. Where we saw many firsts for watch brands and independents, the show also gave the audience a glimpse …

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