ABOUT THE BRAND

SPEAKE-MARIN   is   an   independent   brand   founded   in   Switzerland   in   2002   by   passionate   English watchmaker  Peter  Speake-Marin.  His  consummate  skill  and  vision  have  made SPEAKE-MARIN exclusive timepieces technically superlative and aesthetically distinctive. His English flair, influences from vintage restoration and his meticulous Swiss «savoir-faire» have founded the roots of the design and technical aspects of the brand SPEAKE-MARIN.

COLLECTION

The individual SPEAKE-MARIN collections each vary regarding their inspiration, mechanics, aesthetic design and functionality. The dials, movements and cases of SPEAKE-MARIN however all feature stunning hand-engraving with intricate patterns, detailed depictions and extraordinarily mesmerizing finishing. Since their launch in 2002, SPEAKE-MARIN have developed from creating time-only wristwatches to producing timepieces featuring the date, a power reserve, a single hand, the jumping hour, a perpetual calendar, the tourbillon and a minute repeater.

J CLASS COLLECTION

J-Class yachts exude timeless elegance, sophistication and complexity in equal measure, as do the SPEAKE-MARIN timepieces in this prestigious collection.

SPIRIT COLLECTION

The SPEAKE-MARIN Spirit inhabits a masculine world inspired by the British military.

CABINET DES MYSTÈRES COLLECTION

In an erudite environment providing answers to the world’s conundrums, enigmas and riddles, there was one place that guarded its secrets very closely: The CABINET DES MYSTÈRES.

KNOW-HOW

SPEAKE-MARIN’s enamel dials forever retain their beauty. Both sides of a copper dial base are enameled to ensure an even tension within the construction of the material. The dials, movements and cases of SPEAKE-MARIN timepieces feature some of the most stunning hand-engraving ever seen in watchmaking – intricate patterns, detailed depictions and sublime finishing that catch the eye and take the breath away in equal measure. SPEAKE-MARIN harnesses some of the latest technologies, including extremely innovative chemical etching processes, to create amazingly intricate motifs. The collection has grown from time-only wristwatches to encompass complications including date, power reserve, single hand, jumping hour, perpetual calendar, tourbillon and minute repeater.

ABOUT THE FOUNDER

Born in 1968 in England, Peter Speake-Marin studied watchmaking in London and Switzerland. After having worked in restoration for 7 years in Piccadilly then for 4 years at Renaud & Papi (Audemars Piguet), he became an independent watchmaker in 2000. Launching his own brand in 2002, he participated in the development of MB&F’s HM1, Maîtres du Temps Chapitre 1 & 2, as well as Harry Winston’s ex-centre tourbillons. Today, he spends his time involved in the research and development of new watches in the three collections of SPEAKE-MARIN.