Who’s who

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Joy Corthesy

Joy Corthesy brings her pen and her perspective as a photojournalist and video maker – along with her bright smile – to the Fine Watch Club, where she will support the growing team. She previously worked as an editor for Revolution magazine’s Swiss and USA editions, after starting her career at Richemont in the internal communication department.

David Chaumet

David Chaumet became CEO of Baume & Mercier in April, after 11 years with the Richemont group, where he started as head of customer service and quality for Roger Dubuis, whose market he has managed in Switzerland and Western Europe for the past four years.

Emmanuel Gueit

Emmanuel Gueit has just been appointed CEO of the Graff Watchmaking Division in order to develop the men’s and women’s watch collections, while cultivating ties between the watchmaking team in Geneva and the jewellery workshops in London. He began his career at Audemars Piguet as head of design from 1986 to 1999 before founding his own creative studio dedicated to serving various brands.

Vijesh Rajan

Vijesh Rajan was appointed CEO of Favre-Leuba last winter, after having managed the watch division at Titan (the Indian group to which this age-old brand belongs) for six years. He had previously held several international sales and marketing positions at Titan since 2007.

Brice Lechevalier is editor-in-chief of GMT and Skippers, which he co-founded in 2000 and 2001 respectively. He has also been CEO of WorldTempus since it joined the GMT Publishing stable, of which he is director and joint shareholder. In 2012 he created the Geneva Watch Tour, and he has been an advisor to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève since 2011. Also closely involved in sailing, he has published the magazine of the Société Nautique de Genève since 2003, and was one of the founders of the SUI Sailing Awards in 2009 and the Concours d’Elégance for motor boats at the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2015.

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