Investors Led by Kari Voutilainen Acquire Urban Jürgensen

Nov 23, 2021,23:14 PM

This caught my eye...

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Noted with thanks.

 By: Age_of_Surfaces : November 24th, 2021-02:33


 By: FabR : November 24th, 2021-02:34

UJ makes beautiful watches...

 By: mdg : November 24th, 2021-02:47
...maybe this will raise their profile.

From the UJ website (emphasis added):

 By: LK : November 24th, 2021-13:08
"In order to make 2023 as exciting as possible, we are transitioning our manufacture over to developing and producing the new collections of watches that will be unveiled for our 250th anniversary. These watches will be informed by Urban Jürgensen’s incre... 

Thank you! Yes, read it. UJS is no stranger to technical innovation (e.g. the detente escapement).

 By: Age_of_Surfaces : November 24th, 2021-13:51
I just hope we don't see a transformation from classical to gaudy (ref: Daniel Roth, Roger Dubuis, Chronoswiss, etc. etc.)

UJS has a wonderful potential but it has led a tumultuous life inthe recent past …

 By: ChristianDK : November 24th, 2021-16:58
I think many good people with good intentions have tried, perhaps, without all the needed firepower and skills at hand. This could be the game changer. Kari should not be underestimated. Both as a watch maker and business man. I think this is good news.