Audemars Piguet is a manufacturer of ultra-luxury Swiss watches founded in 1875 by watch makers Jules-Louis Audemars and Edward-Auguste Piguet. Audemars Piguet is often regarded to be among the highest end of watch manufacturers, along with Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin, A. Lange & Söhne, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Ulysse Nardin and Breguet.
The Swiss company designs and manufactures highly complex mechanical watches, haute joaillerie creations, and jewellery.
The Audemars Piguet watch group is composed of 1,200 employees, 14 distribution subsidiaries, and 16 boutiques worldwide. It comprises three production sites: Le Brassus, Le Locle and Meyrin in Switzerland. The brand is present in 88 countries.
Audemars Piguet has been a manufacturer since 1875, making it one of the world’s oldest watch manufacturers. The company is still owned by its founding families.