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Paul Gerber

Watchmaker Paul Gerber was born in 1950. In 1970 he moved to Zurich, where in 1976 he opened a watch retail and restoration shop. A year later he completed his first timepiece: a miniature wall clock. He joined the Académie Horlogère des Créateurs Indépendants (AHCI) in 1989. This artisan-watchmaker expresses his talent by transforming and adapting existing calibres, as well as creating original movements.

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1976

Paul Gerber opened a business retailing and restoring watches.

1977

Completed his first timepiece, a miniature wall clock with a wood movement.

1989

The wall clock was entered in the Guinness Book of Records.

2010

Adapted a gold triple micro-rotor winding system to an ETA 2824 base movement.