Independent Watch Brand

Golay Spierer

As far as the Golay family memory goes, it has been in watchmaking.

Born in 1782 in the Joux Valley, Jacques David Golay established himself in Geneva as a watchmaker in 1829.

He is the great-grandfather of my great-grandfather. His son Auguste Golay, founded in 1837 the house Golay-Leresche.

According to the foundation act, this company is "a watchmaker's business", it buys the supplies necessary for the manufacture necessary for the manufacture of watches assembled in its workshops.

At the end of the 19th century, the company took the name of Golay Fils & Stahl, it is with the companies Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin the flagship of Geneva watchmaking.

It was the meeting with Emile Spierer who shares the values and dreams of watchmaking that the creation of Golay Spierer on January 1st 2001. The company Golay Spierer SA settles in its workshops in Carouge in September of the same year.

The first watch, a steel chronograph bearing the N° 2001 - 1001, is delivered on November 23, 2001 and marks the delivered on November 23, 2001 and symbolically marks the beginning of the activity.

After 20 years of existence, we are at the origin of more than more than 160 original and unique creations.

Sharing, creation and passion for watchmaking form our DNA.

Golay Spierer


Address: 2, rue Saint-Victor, 1227 Carouge, Switzerland
Phone: +41 22 301 78 58