Northrop & Johnson, the leader in luxury yachting and lifestyle, has announced a new alliance with world-renowned luxury watchmaker Ulysse Nardin.
“The partnership between Ulysse Nardin and Northrop & Johnson is a natural one,” says Northrop & Johnson President & COO Daniel Ziriakus. “Both brands are committed to providing their clients with the most exceptional products and experiences, be it a luxury timepiece or a luxury yacht charter, and this steadfast commitment allows our brands to work together easily.”
Founded in 1846 by Mr. Ulysse Nardin, the brand has been synonymous with excellence in horology since its inception. Ulysse Nardin joined the Kering luxury group in November 2014 and has since continued to build upon its prestigious heritage and impressive legacy.
Ulysse Nardin is celebrated for its marine chronometers, which are understood to be the most reliable ever created, making them much sought-after collector’s items. As such, sailors and yachtsmen and boating enthusiasts around the world revere the watchmaker. Ulysse Nardin uses innovative techniques, technologies and materials with in-house expertise to produce its own high-precision components and movements. Furthermore, the brand is a member of the most exclusive Swiss watchmaking circles, Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie.
“The strong maritime ties of both Northrop & Johnson and Ulysse Nardin create a near-seamless alignment among our brands and customers,” says Northrop & Johnson Managing Director Daniel Wade. “We look forward to establishing a strong partnership through joint activations and initiatives that will further enhance the offerings, experience and value we provide to the wealthy and discerning clientele we share.”
For more information on the strategic partnership between Ulysse Nardin and Northrop & Johnson, please email [email protected].
About Ulysse Nardin – Manufacture of Freedom
Ulysse Nardin is the Pioneering Manufacture inspired by the sea and delivering innovative timepieces to free spirits. Founded by Mr. Ulysse Nardin in 1846 and a proud member of the global luxury group Kering since November 2014, Ulysse Nardin has written some of the finest chapters in the history of Haute Horlogerie. The company’s earliest renown came from its links to the nautical world: its marine chronometers are among the most reliable ever made, still sought by collectors around the world. A pioneer of cutting-edge technologies and the innovative use of materials like silicon, the brand is one of the few with the in-house expertise to produce its own high-precision components and movements. This exceptional level of watchmaking excellence has earned Ulysse Nardin membership in the most exclusive circle of Swiss watchmaking, the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie. Today, from its sites in Le Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds in Switzerland, the brand’s continuing quest for horological perfection centers around five collections: The Marine, the Diver, the Classico, the Executive and the Freak. In 2020, Ulysse Nardin explores the Xtremes, bringing the X-factor to the core of its collections. www.ulysse-nardin.com