In the course of a few years and with some well noted inventions, De Bethune made his mark as one of the big names in high quality watch-making with a technological speciality. The brand confirmed a path totally dedicated to innovation, excellence, precision and performance. Do less but do it better, and forge links with every aspect of know-how: this has been the philosophy of the founders since 2002.
David Zanetta, passionate collector of timepieces and Denis Flageollet, watch-maker, founds De Bethune.
Creation of the DB25 watch with a dial inspired by the Milky Way.
De Bethune makes public his research into fundamental watch-making for the development of a new type of regulating device called Résonique.
Le DB29 Maxichrono Tourbillon is introduced. It's a concentrate of technical and aesthetic innovations.