AS Monaco has announced a partnership with Purnell, which will become the Club’s official watchmaker until 2025. Purnell stands out in avant-garde fine watchmaking and particularly in the field of the tourbillon, a mechanism used for watches that combine beauty and luxury, the soccer team and Purnell said in a press release.
“The partnership between AS Monaco and Purnell provides for the creation of an exclusive co-branded collection, the models of which will be unveiled in the spring of 2022, and the display of the products in emblematic places of the club, such as the Stade Louis-II and the Performance Centre…” the new partners said.
Maurizio Mazzocchi, CEO of Purnell, said: “Like our watches, AS Monaco represents prestige, style and dynamism. Our two brands are rare gems in their respective fields, and we fully recognise ourselves in the AS Monaco slogan (Rise, Risk, Repeat).
Oleg Petrov, Vice-President and General Manager of AS Monaco “We are delighted to welcome Purnell to the AS Monaco family. Purnell is a brand recognised for its know-how, its audacity, its sense of innovation and performance, concepts that fit perfectly with our philosophy. We are delighted to start this collaboration.”
“Established in Geneva since 2020 with a headquarters located in the heart of rue du Rhône, Purnell continues to amaze with its must-have Spherion, the world’s fastest Triple-Axis Tourbillon, created by watchmaker extraordinaire Eric Coudray. The brand designs highly complicated and captivating tourbillons, 100 percent Swiss Made. In 2021, the brand partnered with France Football and the Ballon d’Or, presenting an exclusive movement also created by Eric Coudray.”