CEO Talks

Inclusive, not exclusive: we share personal encounters, exciting discussions and revealing insights by sitting down with the most important personalities in the watch industry.
Lunch with: Greubel Forsey Co-Founder Stephen Forsey

When genius and madness come together in watchmaking, Greubel Forsey is the place to be.…

Lunch with: Piaget CEO Chabi Nouri

Our conversation with Chabi Nouri took place back in January – so before COVID-19 and…

Jaquet Droz CEO Christian Lattmann
Lunch with: Jaquet Droz CEO Christian Lattmann

Jaquet Droz is all about emotions. Almost 300 years ago, Pierre Jaquet-Droz already knew how…

François-Henry Bennahmias, CEO of Audemars Piguet in his office
Lunch with: Audemars Piguet CEO François-Henry Bennahmias

Audemars Piguet’s company hybrid Porsche takes us from Geneva airport to our meeting with François-Henry…

lunch with zenith ceo julien tornare
Lunch with: Zenith CEO Julien Tornare

50 years ago, Zenith made watch history. On January 10th, 1969, it introduced the first…

mbandf founder and creative director maximilian buesser
Lunch with: MB&F CEO and Founder Maximilian Büsser

A conversation with Maximilian Büsser is (at least in a metaphorical sense) like a rollercoaster.…

lunch with a lange soehne ceo wilhelm schmid
Lunch with: A. Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid

Wilhelm Schmid, CEO of A. Lange & Söhne, is a pleasantly grounded, sovereign and refreshingly…

panerai ceo jean marc pontroue
Lunch with: Panerai CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué

For almost 20 years, Angelo Bonati guided and shaped the Florentine brand Panerai. Since just…

lunch with parmigiani fleurier ceo davide traxler
Lunch with: Parmigiani Fleurier CEO Davide Traxler

Watch restoration is one of the main pillars of Parmigiani Fleurier. With the experience of…

lunch with iwc ceo christoph grainger herr titel
Lunch with: IWC CEO Christoph Grainger-Herr

If Christoph Grainger-Herr had to stereotype the average IWC customer, he might catch himself picking…

lunch with arminstrom ceo claude greisler titel
Lunch with: Armin Strom CEO Claude Greisler

Claude Greisler is a determined man with a clear attitude and vision. Not least because…

lunch with montblanc ceo nicolas baretzki
Lunch with: Montblanc CEO Nicolas Baretzki

Montblanc CEO Nicolas Baretzki has grown up with watches, but still manages the business of…