Authentic mechanical watches manufactured in Switzerland: keeping time for more than 110 years
Ginza×CSR・CSV Vol. 39 will introduce Oris Japan. Oris has manufactured mechanical watches for more than 110 years since its establishment in 1904 in Holstein, Switzerland. In June 2019, Oris opened its first boutique in Japan in Ginza, with a focus on not only communicating the charm of mechanical watches but also on raising public awareness of social issues. We interviewed Ms. Mamiko Tanaka, Managing Director & President of Oris Japan K.K..
Oris Ginza Boutique, opened in June 2019
Ms. Mamiko Tanaka, CEO of Oris Japan
Antique watches on display at Oris Ginza Boutique
ORIS MOVEMBER EDITION
Part of sales is donated to the Movember Foundation
encouraging men to grow mustaches to promote health and tackle cancer
ROBERTO CLEMENTE LIMITED EDITION
with the date at 21 in gold
in reference to Clemente’s number.
Clean-up event held in Ginza in November.
Around thirty employees and customers joined the Ginza clean-up.
DIVERS 65 special model
featuring a recycled plastic belt
Managing Director & President, Oris Japan K.K.Managing Director & President of Oris Japan K.K., Director of Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan, Director of Japan Playwork Association, Director of Chiba Gijuku, dental hygienist. Born in Hyogo Prefecture. Bachelor of Arts, Asian Studies, University of Southern Queensland. Worked for two years at the Philippine Refugee Processing Center as a Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteer. After working for the Japanese arm of foreign brands to launch new businesses and pursue M&As, she was Managing Director & CEO of Victorinox Japan from 2012-2017. In 2018, she launched the Japanese subsidiary of Swiss mechanical watchmaker Oris.
Planned, interviewed, written & edited by alterna