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F.P. Journe

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.

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1976

François-Paul Journe gains his diploma from the School of Watch-making in Paris.

1982

Advent of the first Tourbillon pocket watch and constant force device.

1991

First Tourbillon wristwatch with constant force device.

1999

With his avant-garde vision, F.P Journe creates the Tourbillon Souverain.