In the world of watch-making, there are those who follow tradition and those who innovate. François-Paul Journe comes into the second category. His expertise and historical knowledge mean that he can take on the most daring of watch-making challenges. He attracts the attention of shrewd connoisseurs who call on his know-how and boldness to produce unique pieces. On the one hand, the past and tradition, on the other, the future and inventiveness.
François-Paul Journe gains his diploma from the School of Watch-making in Paris.
Advent of the first Tourbillon pocket watch and constant force device.
First Tourbillon wristwatch with constant force device.
With his avant-garde vision, F.P Journe creates the Tourbillon Souverain.