design management and production

A Design Manager by trade, Francis Jacquerye (see Linkedin profile and portfolio) is also a goldsmith by training and a certified watch assembly operator.

Francis oversaw Competitive Analysis at the Longines Watch Company before establishing a Swiss/Swedish Trends Forecasting agency. He is currently helping to build a startup in South Sweden and expanding his proof-of-concept watch brand to more than 80 retail stores worldwide.

industrial design and imaging

An Industrial Designer by training, Jolyon Wardle (see Linkedin profile) became one of the most talented photo-realistic 3D modellers before specialising in watchmaking design at the Longines watch company. 

Now operating from the United Kingdom under his own agency (Blade Render Ltd), Jolyon provides Art Direction and Design services to watch entrepreneurs. His portfolio includes highly detailed work for Luxury watch companies.

strategic planning

An engineer by training, Michael Happé became a ICT Network Manager and Project Manager and accumulated a 10 year experience in management of teams, Infrastructure, Network and Telecom Implementation in international companies.

Before building the Gavox brand, supplying Twelve Watch under his watchmaking company and contributing to the board of Woodshores AB, Michael became ITIL V3 Certified and made extensive use of prince II methodologies.


finance and social media

With a Masters of Business Administration, Anna Jacquerye dealt with banking in Stockholm before working as a financial controller, first for IKEA Lausanne and currently for IKEA global.

Anna co-founded Woodshores AB with Francis and she currently oversees the forecasting, finances and accounting of the company.