Tag Heuer introduces two Manchester United chronographs

Last year English football club Manchester United appointed Tag Heuer as its official timekeeper, so it comes as no surprise that the brand has now announced two new watches. Both are chronographs, and both feature the Premier League club’s logo on their dials and casebacks.

Carrera Heuer-01 Calibre Manufacture Chronograph Manchester United Special Edition (left), and Formula 1 Chronograph Manchester United Special Edition (right).

Pre-Basel: Omega teases Speedmaster Moonwatch Automatic Master Chronometer, and it has a racing dial. Hooray!

Fact: Speedmaster enthusiasts are in for a treat this year. Why? Well, the iconic Speedmaster celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2017, and you can bet that Omega is going to give the Speedy the fanfare it so richly deserves. We’re already off to a good start as just a few weeks ago Omega announced the Speedmaster SpeedyTuesday limited edition (our story here), and now there’s this new Speedmaster Moonwatch Automatic Master Chronometer with a racing dial.

Speedmaster enthusiasts are going to be spoiled for choice this year.

Chabi Nouri to become CEO of Piaget on April 1, 2017

Watch and jewelry specialist Piaget has just announced that Chabi Nouri will ascend to the position of CEO on April 1, 2017. The top job is currently held by Philippe Leopold-Metzger, a 36-year veteran of the Richemont Group. Leopold-Metzger will officially retire from the CEO position on March 31, and will then become non-executive President of Piaget.

Chabi Nouri is one of only a handful of female CEOs within the Richemont Group.

Four Richemont subsidiary CEOs step down

Compagnie Financière Richemont SA, Richemont for short, is making high profile changes to four of its subsidiaries according to a story by Bloomberg. According to the report the CEOs of Dunhill, Jaeger LeCoultre, Piaget and Vacheron Constantin will be stepping down from their roles in the near term.

Richemont is one of the top five luxury goods companies in the world.