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.

“This is an important moment for the mission”: Catherine Renier, the CEO of JLC discusses Watches & Wonders 2022 success

The recently concluded Watches & Wonders 2022 event in Geneva, Switzerland, was undoubtedly a wonder for all those present. After all, it gave watch aficionados and connoisseurs the opportunity to interact in-person, a luxury that had been missing for two …

Patrick Pruniaux, CEO Girard-Perregaux on 230 Years of the Manufacture And What Lies Ahead

Since 1791, Girard-Perregaux has been associated with the lofty heights of Haute Horlogerie. The Maison is a perfect example of how functionality, aesthetics, and innovation can all coexist. This year, the Swiss brand marked 230 years of continuous existence.

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Christian Selmoni of Vacheron Constantin – On The India Connect of VC and More.

On September 17th, 1755 in the offices of the renowned notary Master Choisy, a young 24-year old master watchmaker Jean-Marc Vacheron hired his first apprentice, making Vacheron Constantin the oldest existing watchmaking Manufacture in the world with an uninterrupted production. …

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