CERTINA watch factory was established in 1888 in Grenchen, Switzerland. Reliability, precision, innovation — its founding principles, were chosen by the Kurth Brothers to rapidly guide the Swiss company to an important place in the international watchmaking world.
In this third millennium, Certina maintains its ambitious trajectory by deepening its commitment to international motorsport, and the strong creative dynamic continues through inspired collections well received by the public. At Certina, the past and present share common denominators, of uncompromising excellence and clever audacity. Since its inception, the brand has been synonymous with technological innovation and the use of the finest components and materials: titanium, 316L stainless steel, aluminium, sapphire crystal and world-famous Swiss Made ETA movements. These include the new, highly accurate PrecidriveTM movement, with +/- 10 sec./year, and the Powermatic 80 with up to 80 h. of power reserve. As leader in the sport watch segment. Today, Certina products cover a wide range of styles, from extreme sport to elegant, sport-classic timepieces.