Founded in 1865
Founded in 1865 by Georges Favre-Jacot, who revolutionized the way of producing timepieces. Zenith is the first watch company with a manufacture that hours all aspects of watchmaking under one roof. It is also the first brand to have developed, in 1969, a high-frequency automatic integrated column-wheel chronograph powered by the legendary EL Primero movement beating at 36,000 vibrations per hour.
Passing on ancestral skills in order to forge the future of Swiss watchmaking. Fulfilling the density of a Fine Watchmaking Swiss Manufacturer consistently driven by daring, authenticity and passion since 1865.
Swiss luxury watches for men and women, combining noble watchmaking traditions with avant-grade innovations. With iconic collections such as the Defy, Chronomaster, Pilot and Elite.