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A pilot friend introduced me to a Belgian fighter squadron and they were looking for affordable and quality watches for their squadron. I propose to make watches according to their needs and for personalized dials and cases. That is how this connection resulted in such a unique watch. Your designs are quite unique. What inspires you when designing a new watch? I’m quite inspired by the technologically advanced, yet still simple. I want to create the ultimate watch for myself. Perhaps selfish, but I want to have fun, I want to try different things. I want to astonish myself. All my watches need to be innovative and different, I want to innovate and play around with ideas. Gavox watches sometimes needs explanations as even though they look simple they are often packed feature to be discovered.

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With the Aurora you also created an incredibly complex and clever quartz watch. What made you do this, and how did the development, for which you enlisted Soprod, go? The thing is, I was introduced to the movement manufacture by my cousin. I wanted to do something complex. He mentioned that a movement made by Soprod might be worth looking into, which I did. I saw that this movement could indeed be the platform I was looking for, on which I could base the modifications that I had in my mind. I took my ideas to Soprod, they liked it and they went with it, and we started to develop the movement together. Once they provided me with the first sample, I had Soprod change the production of the movement, to increase the quality of it since I saw room for improvement. They use my knowledge and expertise to redesign the movement, since I requested 6 major modifications. It took over a year to get it right, but it was worth it.

Watchisthis?! Summer 2016  

The third edition of Watchisthis?! Magazine with an interview with TAG-Heuer CEO, Jean-Claude Biver, as well as reviews and in depth article...

Watchisthis?! Summer 2016  

The third edition of Watchisthis?! Magazine with an interview with TAG-Heuer CEO, Jean-Claude Biver, as well as reviews and in depth article...

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