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Articles on the subject: Point of View

Valéry Giscard d’Estaing and Franco Cologni
Point of View
With Valéry Giscard d’Estaing, I have lost a friend

The call from Olivier Revol, chef de cabinet to the former French President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing, hit me like a thunderbolt in a blue sky. The President has passed away. I knew he had not been in the best of health recently; that he had been admitted to hospital with heart problems. I’d called to wish him a speedy recovery and found him as brilliant as ever. He had until then enjoyed enviably good health for his 94 years, but not enough to resist the ravages of Covid.

Friday, 04 December 2020
3 min read
Apprenti-sorcier
Point of View
When a wise old head replaces young shoulders

I know technology has transformed every area of our lives and work. These changes will probably be even harder to control. Which is precisely why, more than ever, we need the old sorcerers to work their magic.

Tuesday, 17 December 2019
3 min read
Jérôme Lambert
Point of View
Jérôme Lambert: “Montblanc watches are making a big buzz”

In one of his final interviews as CEO of Montblanc before moving on to a corporate position at the Richemont Group, Jerome Lambert discusses the transition from Montblanc and the product direction he has taken with the brand that will now be his legacy. “People seem to be recognizing that we are also known for fine watchmaking and our watches are making a big buzz,” says Lambert.

Friday, 17 March 2017
4 min read
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Martin Nolan of Julien's auctions with Marilyn Monroe dress
Point of View
Discussing Marilyn Monroe and her Blancpain Beauty with Julien’s Auctions

Late last year Julien’s Auctions in Los Angeles held an exceptional Marilyn Monroe sale which promised nothing less than the largest ever collection of items once belonging to the world's most famous starlet. The show’s star? A Blancpain cocktail watch, which hadn’t been seen since 1962.

Thursday, 09 March 2017
4 min read
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Point of View
A moment with... Florian Lejeune, founder of The Dressing Box

Luxury and influence have long been intertwined. Within social media, few individuals succeed in reshaping self-identity and behaviour of online consumers. With ‘Tastemakers’, we aim to uncover these new authorities, whether they are creators or ‘coolhunters’. Today, we welcome Florian, creator of The Dressing Box.

Thursday, 02 March 2017
7 min read
Pierce Brosnan
Point of View
His name is Brosnan…

Speake-Marin ambassador with an eye for a beautiful watch, Pierce Brosnan, alias James Bond, is a man who knows how to share his enthusiasm.

Monday, 27 February 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
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Point of View
A moment with... Larissa Bruin, founder of From Hats To Heels

Luxury and influence have long been intertwined. Within social media, few individuals succeed in reshaping self-identity and behaviour of online consumers. With ‘Tastemakers’, we aim to uncover these new authorities, whether they are creators or ‘coolhunters’. Today, we welcome Larissa Bruin, founder of From Hats to Hills.

Friday, 17 February 2017
6 min read
sothebys
Point of View
10 tips for novice watch collectors

You're into watches but don't know where to begin? Follow these 10 tips for building a great watch collection.

Monday, 13 February 2017
5 min read
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