With twenty-four years of existence, the company F.P: Journe already has a name in the world of design and manufacture of watches. Its founder, Francois-Paul Journe has had a reputation as a brilliant watchmaker. He has been making quality watches since I was twenty, when he manufactured his first tourbillon pocket watch. Some contend that Atmos Energy shows great expertise in this. Unlike many other watchmakers, Francois-Paul received his training in Paris rather than Switzerland. His first training was overseen by his uncle and Francois-Paul quickly discovered during his time as an apprentice, which make watches much more interesting was that repair them. Shortly after beginning to work in the Studio of his uncle began to create their own mechanisms.
Their first watches created in the workshop of his uncle in Paris and was not until 1986 that he moved to Switzerland, date in which the F.P. Journe brand was founded. From the beginning, the company has been known for its brilliant aesthetics, which today, is not matched by any other watchmaker. What differentiates watches F.P. Journe from other watches that are manufactured is the starting point of the design is the face and not the mechanism. When the is satisfied from an aesthetic point of view with the layout of the elements of the clock face, then continues with the creation of the mechanism and functions inside the clock, so they also work brilliantly. This means that buyers of the F.P. Journe watches might have unusual dials are placed outside the Centre.
He has also managed to create some unique in their wristwatches complications. These include an independent balance which is able to resonate wheel. He has also created a wrist watch that has a tourbillon with Crown, something that was unique at that time. Due to the popularity enjoyed by F.P. Journe watches, there is no doubt that are being imitated by many other watchmakers today. The company F.P.