Jean-Claude Biver

Hublot Oceanographic 4000


In association with the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, Hublot unveils the first diver's watch able to withstand the pressure exerted at a depth of 4,000 meters, or about 13,120 feet. Hublot describes … [Read more...]

Hublot Opens Flagship Boutique in Beverly Hills


Hublot has opened its first boutique in the Western United States in Beverly Hills, California. The boutique is located in the heart of the city’s most prestigious shopping district, on Brighton Way … [Read more...]

WatchTime’s April App Now Available in iTunes


In this issue we test watches from Rolex, Omega and TAG Heuer, and we take you inside COSC. Our 27-page report on the Geneva Fairs includes business analysis and 55 new watches. We profile Roland … [Read more...]

Hublot Opens on Madison Avenue, and D-Wade Joins the Family


It's only Wednesday and it has already been a busy week for Hublot. The brand's new boutique at 692 Madison Ave. in Manhattan is open for business, and Dwayne Wade has joined the brand as an … [Read more...]

F1 President Bernie Ecclestone Mugged in London; Hublot Stolen From His Wrist


Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone suffered a black eye when he was attacked by four men outside his London office around 10:30 p.m. on November 25. His girlfriend was with him at the time. The robbers … [Read more...]

Images from WatchTime’s NYC Hublot Event


This past Tuesday night, a select group of WatchTime friends attended an invitation-only event with Hublot at the elegant Park Avenue Autumn restaurant in Manhattan. About 50 attendees enjoyed an … [Read more...]

Antiquorum October 20 Auction Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society

// The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is hosting an auction to be held October 20 at Antiquorum Auctioneers in New York. This is the first in a series of annual events that will offer watch … [Read more...]

Jean-Claude Biver Receives 2010 Entrepreneurship Gaia Award


On September 16, Hublot CEO Jean-Claude Biver received the "2010 Entrepreneurship" Gaia Award for "his career as a whole and his qualities as a visionary businessman and marketing genius". The award … [Read more...]

Hublot and Manchester United Raise Funds for UNICEF


Hublot CEO Jean-Claude Biver teamed up with players from Manchester United in New York City recently for the Hublot Million Dollar Challenge. The event, staged between the Flatiron and Empire State … [Read more...]

Usain Bolt is Hublot’s Newest Ambassador


Hublot has announced that Jamaican sprint star and 3 time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has joined the ranks of the exceptional sportsmen and women who are members of the Hublot family. Bolt … [Read more...]

Hublot Celebrates FIFA World Cup Timekeeper Role With Official World Cup Watch


Hublot has announced the signing of one of the most prestigious agreements in its history. The brand will serve as the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch for the next two FIFA World Cup events in … [Read more...]

Confrérie Horlogère Hublot Presents “Liberty”


When formerly high-flying Swiss movement manufacturer BNB Concept sunk under the weight of its accounts receivable in January, Jean-Claude Biver swung into action, bringing BNB's managing director … [Read more...]

Hublot Announces New U.S. and Latin America President


Hublot has announced the appointment of Beatrice de Quervain Blanchard as U.S. President. De Quervain Blanchard will join Hublot CEO Jean-Claude Biver and Managing Director Ricardo Guadalupe to … [Read more...]



Movement maker BNB Concept is out of business. But its founder, and many of its watchmakers, have found a new gig. … [Read more...]

Reporting from Geneva: Zenith’s New Elite 681 Ultra Thin


We've arrived in Geneva for SIHH 2010 and our first stop Sunday night was an event hosted by Zenith's new CEO Jean-Frédéric Dufour at the Hotel Kempinski to introduce their new line. The room was … [Read more...]

What Are These Guys Up To?


TechnoMarine made a big splash a decade ago. A new team is hoping to do it again. The image of (left to right) Christian Viros, Vincent Perriard, and Steven Cohen, nearly up to their necks in … [Read more...]

Hublot Manufacture Officially Inaugurated


Yesterday Hublot officially inaugurated is new manufacture and offices. Hublot CEO Jean-Claude Biver welcomed LVMH Group Chairman and CEO Bernard Arnault and Philippe Pascal, President of the LVMH … [Read more...]

Hublot Joins Team Alinghi for 2010 America’s Cup Defense


Hublot and Alinghi announced yesterday that Hublot has committed to support Alinghi's campaign in the 33rd America’s Cup. Hublot CEO Jean-Claude Biver (photo right) joined Alinghi team president … [Read more...]

Hublot Launches Aero Bang Morgan


On the anniversary of the first century of the Morgan Motor Company, Hublot has produced a special Big Bang inspired by Morgan's AeroMax car: the Aero Bang Morgan. Jean-Claude Biver presented it in … [Read more...]