Kering dismisses Sowind Group’s Antonio Calce

French luxury group Kering has let go of Antonio Calce with immediate effect, according to Swiss newspaper Arcinfo. Calce was chief executive of the Sowind Group, which comprises Girard-Perregaux (GP) and JeanRichard (JR). Both GP and JR have been owned by the Kering Group since 2011.

Calce also worked at Piaget and Panerai.

FHH launches Watch Live in Dubai

Following its launch in Hong Kong on June 27, the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH)’s Watch Live learning app was launched in Dubai on July 11. Alongside the launch, the FHH announced Alexander Schmiedt as its new regional delegate.

Watch Live was launched at Ninive – Emirates Towers.