Sowind Group

The Sowind Group is a Swiss Haute Horlogerie company founded by Luigi Macaluso and headed by François-Henri Pinault as its chairman since July 2011.wikipedia
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Luigi Macaluso

The Sowind Group is a Swiss Haute Horlogerie company founded by Luigi Macaluso and headed by François-Henri Pinault
Luigi "Gino" Macaluso (9 June 1948 – 27 October 2010) was the President and Chairman of the Sowind group, under whose roof a watch Manufacture and the two Brands Girard-Perregaux and JeanRichard are united.

Kering

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Kering is the majority shareholder (50,1% stake, the Macaluso family retains a 49,9% share of the capital).
In the meantime, PPR acquired the Sowind Group (owner of Swiss high-end watchmaker Girard-Perregaux) and the Italian bespoke tailor Brioni (2011), the Italian group Pomellato (Pomellato and Dodo jewelry brands), the Chinese jeweler Qeelin (2012), the fashion designer Christopher Kane, and luxury watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin (2014).

Girard-Perregaux

Based in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the Group incorporates the Girard-Perregaux and JEANRICHARD brands, a watch Manufacture that develops and produces a complete portfolio of high-end movements (more than 100 variations of existing movements) and collections of top-of-the-range watches. Girard-Perregaux’s roots date back to 1791 and the company history is rich in innovations bringing together design and technology, like the renowned Tourbillon with Three Gold Bridges created by Constant Girard in the 19th century.
Since 2011, the Swiss holding group of Girard-Perregaux, Sowind Group, has been a subsidiary of the French Kering Group.

François-Henri Pinault

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The Sowind Group is a Swiss Haute Horlogerie company founded by Luigi Macaluso and headed by François-Henri Pinault

Shareholder

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Kering is the majority shareholder (50,1% stake, the Macaluso family retains a 49,9% share of the capital).

La Chaux-de-Fonds

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Based in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the Group incorporates the Girard-Perregaux and JEANRICHARD brands, a watch Manufacture that develops and produces a complete portfolio of high-end movements (more than 100 variations of existing movements) and collections of top-of-the-range watches.

Tourbillon (brand)

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Girard-Perregaux’s roots date back to 1791 and the company history is rich in innovations bringing together design and technology, like the renowned Tourbillon with Three Gold Bridges created by Constant Girard in the 19th century.

Constant Girard

Girard-Perregaux’s roots date back to 1791 and the company history is rich in innovations bringing together design and technology, like the renowned Tourbillon with Three Gold Bridges created by Constant Girard in the 19th century.

Stefano Macaluso

Since his earliest age, Stefano Macaluso had been immersed in the world of watches: he has seen his father Luigi Macaluso at work as President of the Sowind Group that incorporates a “Manufacture” and the two watchmaking brands Girard-Perregaux and JeanRichard.