ABOUT WORLDTEMPUS

WorldTempus is the most authoritative luxury digital prescriber dedicated to fine watchmaking, high-end watch brands and the watch industry.

 

Part of GMT Publishing, WorldTempus is based in Geneva, the heart of the luxury Swiss watchmaking industry.

 

The WorldTempus editorial team is passionate, curious and knowledgeable. It comprises renowned journalists who provide the most accurate and trustworthy information about the latest watch news and trends, insider secrets and industry news topics on a daily basis.

 

WorldTempus has offices in Geneva and Shanghai, with a network of correspondents in Europe, the USA and Asia.

 

Welcome to the World of watches on WorldTempus.

Contributors

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Anne-Marie Belcari

Watch Journalist - Geneva
Thumbnail Mathilde Binetruy

Mathilde Binetruy

Watch Journalist - Geneva
Thumbnail Olivier Cerdan

Olivier Cerdan

Publisher of Côte Magazine Geneva
Thumbnail David Chokron

David Chokron

Watch Journalist - Paris

Kristian Haagen

Watch Journalist - Copenhagen
Thumbnail Marie Le Berre

Marie Le Berre

Watch Journalist - Geneva

Brice Lechevalier

Editor and Publisher of GMT Magazine - Geneva

Olivier Müller

Watch Journalist - Paris

Roberta Naas

Watch Journalist - New York

Paul O'Neil

Editor-in-Chief of WorldTempus

Serge Panczuk

Watch Collector - Geneva

Marie de Pimodan-Bugnon

Watch Journalist - Geneva
Thumbnail Willy Schweizer

Willy Schweizer

Curator of the Girard-Perregaux Heritage
Thumbnail Miguel Seabra

Miguel Seabra

Watch Journalist - Lisbon

Keith Strandberg

Watch Journalist - Geneva
Thumbnail Robin Swithinbank

Robin Swithinbank

Watch Journalist - London

Contact Us

WorldTempus

Rue de la Mairie 3

CH - 1207 Genève

Tel. +41 22 707 33 39

Fax +41 22 718 33 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

Management

Brice Lechevalier

Brice Lechevalier
Managing Director

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 27

Editor-in-Chief

Paul O'Neil - Editor-in-Chief of WorldTempus

Paul O'Neil
Editor-in-Chief

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 24

Commercial

Philippe Perret du Cray

International Sales Manager

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 26

French Content Publishing

Michèle Brunner

French Content Publishing Manager

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 25


English Content Publishing

Sophie Buffle

English Content Publishing Manager

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 20

 

Webmastering

Felipe Paul Martins

Webmaster

Email

Tel. +41 22 707 99 28

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Definition of the day

Mechanism,

A combination of parts put together to perform a function. A watch is a mechanism comprising various parts which are themselves mechanisms with their own specific function. Chronograph mechanism: assembly of parts to start, stop and reset the direct-drive hand(s) of a chronograph. Repeater mechanism: assembly of parts which trigger the striking mechanism and activate the hammers of a repeater watch.