2310, 2020

WatchTalks with Aurel Bacs | Face to face with the man who revolutionized the watch market

By |October 23rd, 2020|

On a hot day at the end of summer in Geneva, I had the opportunity to interview one of the most important personalities in the sector, the man who has revolutionized the watch collecting market and deeply in love with the world of clocks. I'm talking about Aurel Bacs - Senior Consultant Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo. It's a real pleasure to publish on Perpetual Passion the result o [...]

1008, 2020

WatchTalks with Nicola Andreatta, CEO of Roger Dubuis

By |August 10th, 2020|

It’s a pleasure for me to bring on Perpetual Passion the Instagram interview we had with Nicola Andreatta, CEO of Roger Dubuis. Roger Dubuis is an innovative and avant-garde brand which has an interesting role inside Richemont group. Enjoiy it!  ANDREA FRIGERIO Nicola, Roger Dubuis was a pioneer in watchmaking world and now you are managing his brand. How do you succeed in managing such a her [...]

2707, 2020

WatchTalks with John Goldberger | Collecting and watchmaking seen by one of the most important collectors in the world

By |July 27th, 2020|

Back when I first began to develop a passion for the world of watchmaking, I remember that my quest for knowledge focused not only on the various trends, stylistic movements, and mythologies that have come to define the modern wristwatch, but also on the many important characters and visionaries that have left their mark on the field. Many of you will associate John Goldberger, alias Auro Montanar [...]

1105, 2020

Interview with Peter Harrison, CEO of Richard Mille EMEA

By |May 11th, 2020|

It’s an enormous pleasure to bring here on Perpetual Passion an exclusive interview with Peter Harrison, CEO for EMEA market of none other than Richard Mille! To be precise, Peter is the CEO of Richard Mille EMEA which is a Joint venture founded in 2006 between Horometrie SA (the company which owns the brand Richard Mille) and Redgrave Luxury Ltd, Peter’s company, to distribute RM watches within E [...]

805, 2020

Interview with Romain Marietta, Head of Products for Zenith

By |May 8th, 2020|

Zenith is one of the haute-horologerie brands which is pushing the most towards innovation and Perpetual Passion had the opportunity to have an exclusive interview with Romain Marietta, head of Product for Zenith since 2011. Romain joined Zenith in 2006 and he’s working continuously inside the company for 14 year, covering different roles with increasing responsibilities. He is directly in contact [...]

1303, 2020

MY FIRST WATCH, The ROLEX Yacht-Master 126622

By |March 13th, 2020|

I've never thought that my first watch would be a Rolex. Since I got interested in watchmaking world, I’ve always had a strong interest towards technical and complex watches, characterized by the use of innovative and exotic materials; but as my first important watch I decided to buy a “crowned”, in particular a blue dial Yacht Master 126622. With this article I’d like to describe features and pec [...]

1111, 2019

Focus on RICHARD MILLE , BEING DISRUPTIVE ! The history and the birth of Modern Watchmaking

By |November 11th, 2019|

Only a few brands in watchmaking industry can cause so conflicting feelings and emotions as it happens for Richard Mille. There is who totally loves it and pays an enormous amount of money to wear the latest RM-27 Rafa Nadal, and there is who does not consider it as part of the “Haute Horlogerie”.  I’ve asked myself why there is a so strong opinions’ divergence around this brand many times an [...]

611, 2019

Watcharound | Why Rolex Will Discontinue the current ROLEX SUBMARINER after Basel 2020

By |November 6th, 2019|

For some years the purchase of professional Rolex watches has become for many a sort of treasure hunt. Rolex Aficionados and watch lovers travel around the globe searching the most desired reference, only to realize that the globalized world has become very small indeed. From the most wanted Cosmograph Daytona, we quickly passed to the limited availability of GMT-MASTER II, to arrive this year at [...]