Ethos Limited, India’s largest luxury watch retailer is set to bring the prestigious Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) to India, with an exhibition of the finalists for the 2022 Awards. It will be held in New Delhi on 8th & 9th of October. Some of the world’s most unique and exquisite timepieces, contesting for awards across 15 categories, will be on display. In addition, the event will come as a unique opportunity for Indian connoisseurs to meet renowned watch experts and collectors from all over the world.
GPHG is a public interest organisation, created in 2001, whose mission is to strengthen the art of watchmaking and uphold excellence by honoring and rewarding ground-breaking horological creations every year. From watch-making giants such as Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, Bulgari, Omega, TAG Heuer, Bovet, and more to acclaimed watchmakers including H. Moser & Cie., Urwerk, F.P. Journe, and others; the who’s who of the industry participate in the event. It’s the highest award in horology, often dubbed the Oscars of the watch industry. The ceremony happens in November every year, prior to which the nominated finalist watches are showcased in an exhibition in selected cities across the globe.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Yashovardhan Saboo, Founder & Chairman, Ethos said, “GPHG represents the pinnacle in fine watch making, winning at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) is an honour that luxury watch brands vie for every year. Bringing the first GPHG symposium of finalist watches to India was a dream for us at Ethos in the year 2014 and we are proud to bring the prestigious event again to India after 8 years. Ethos was borne out of passion for watchmaking and ethical business and the GPHG resonates with our vision just like fine paintings, sculptures or architecture. India and Indians have always appreciated fine art and for this reason alone, we are certain the watches will find an enthusiastic response in India yet again.”
Ethos Watch Boutiques, the largest player in the luxury watch market with a strong online and offline presence pan-India, proudly brings GPHG to the country this year. This gives watch enthusiasts in India the rare privilege of experiencing the world’s most creative and ingenious timepieces first-hand.