Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey winners of the 2009 Gaїa Prize

Robert Greubel e Stephen Forsey  vincitori del Premio Gaїa 2009

Congratulations to the two brand founders Greubel Forseywho won the 2009 Gaїa Prize in the 'Spirit of Enterprise' category. The Prize, instituted in 1993 by the International Watchmaking Museum in La Chaux-de-Fonds to distinguish personalities who contribute to the renown of watchmaking in terms of history, technique and industry, in addition to the above-mentioned category, also includes the "Craftsmanship and Creation" and "History and Research" categories.

Among the achievements of the two masters are the 30° double tourbillon, the inclined 24-second tourbillon, the quadruple differential tourbillon, the Diamantchrome balance-spiral pair and the equality differential.

Their latest creations include the exclusive Quadruple Tourbillon with spherical differential.

Photo: the moment of the prize-giving ceremony on 17 September at the International Watchmaking Museum in La Chaux-de-Fonds.