Geneva, November 30, 2021 – The winning watches of the 18 prizes of the 2021 edition of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) were exhibited from November 24 to 28 at the Dubai Watch Week, the leading event for the watch industry in the Middle East.
Inviting not only professionals but also amateurs, collectors and lovers of fine watchmaking, this event has become, over the years, thanks to the Seddiqi family, a major event that is elegant, convivial and unifying. Since its first edition, the Dubai Watch Week hosts the winners of the GPHG.
“It is an honor to have the GPHG winning watches exhibited at Dubai Watch Week 2021. We have witnessed a growing interest and appreciation for the industry in our region and our guests were thrilled to interact with these unique timepieces first-hand. The exhibition also offered winning brands an opportunity to show visitors and avid collectors their prize-winning timepieces from their respective categories.” – Hind Seddiqi, Director General of Dubai Watch Week
“We are very happy with this faithful and long-lasting collaboration with the Dubai Watch Week, which is conceived in a unifying spirit that we share. We are delighted with the development of this event of excellence, which is beneficial to the whole industry.” – Carine Maillard, Director of the GPHG
The GPHG 2021 winning watches will then be presented in Paris from 2 to 5 December at Chronext.
About the GPHG: Created in 2001 and overseen since 2011 by a foundation recognised as a public interest organisation, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) has been pursuing for 20 years its mission to celebrate and promote the watchmaking art worldwide. It achieves this with the support of its public and private partners, notably its principal partner, FGP Global Properties Swiss & Alps.