Hajime Asaoka
Horology | Hajime Asaoka, Watch Manufacturer, Japanese Heritage
Horology | Hajime Asaoka, Watch Manufacturer, Japanese Heritage

High-end, independent, and self-taught Japanese watchmaker Hajime Asaoka, began watch production in 2005 and announced his first original Tourbillon watch in 2009.

The watchmaker has so far released four distinct complications, namely the Chronograph, Project T Tourbillon, Tourbillon Pura and the Tsunami.

Born in 1965 in Kanagawa Prefecture in Japan. Graduated from the Tokyo University of the Arts, Undergraduate School of Fine Art, Design Department in 1990. Asaoka, established the Hajime Asaoka Design Office in 1992 and gained worldwide popularity as an independent watchmaker who takes on every part of the watchmaking process himself.

NameHajime Asaoka
Heritage Japanese

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