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Maîtres du Temps

In 2005, Steve Holtzmann brings independent watchmakers together in the aim of creating unique watches. The professional watchmaker outlines his vision of the project while the group contributes the sum of its experiences, talent and influence. The result is a collection of exclusive, unparalleled masterpieces. Each chapter of the Maîtres du Temps is an alchemy of know-how assembled in a single watch.

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Steve Holtzmann establishes Maîtres du Temps. He is the heir to one of America's oldest watch manufacturers: the Gruen Watch Company.


Steve Holtzmann, Christophe Claret and Peter Speak Marin develop Chapter One. The watch has display cylinders for the phases of the moon and days.


Steven Holtzmann, Peter Speak Marinet Daniel Roth launch Chapter Two. That is to say, a triple calendar display combining display drums and digital display.


Kari Voutilainen and Andreas Strelher are the creators of Chapter Three, distinguishable by its blue guilloché dial.