To start the year of 2020, Hublot just made another milestone for the Brand in the UAE. The Swiss luxury watchmaker officially reopened its flagship Boutique in one of the world’s largest and most visited shopping destinations, The Dubai Mall.
At the boutique with ribbon cutting ceremony under the “Hublot Loves Dubai” theme, Ricardo Guadalupe (CEO of Hublot), David Tedeschi (Regional Director for Latin America & Caribbean and Middle East & Africa) and Mohammed Abdel Magied Seddiqi (Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, Chief Commercial Officer) welcomed friends, Hublotistas, clients, collectors and media.
“Our Dubai Mall Boutique demonstrates the success of Hublot, not only in the Middle East but worldwide, as it has been the best performing boutique in our network, growing from strength to strength since its launch in 2015. Its new identity and its iconic location embody the fusion of traditional watchmaking and contemporary luxury. The success of this Boutique attests to the great support and loyalty of Hublotsitas and watch collectors in the UAE. We are happy to introduce it once again, with a fresh look that reflects Hublot’s First, Different and Unique ethos.” Said Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of HUBLOT on the opening night.
The official reopening celebration took place on January 13, with activities and speeches at the pop-up stand where partners, guests, and press gathered. After that, all the invited guests moved on to the Boutique that was wrapped with a “HublotLovesDubai” Calligraphy by Wissam Shawkat, the famous calligrapher from Basra.
After an impressive reveal with the drape disappearing in front of the crowd’s eyes, Ricardo Guadalupe, David Tedeschi, Mohammed Abdel Magied Seddiqi and members of Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, cut the ribbon and welcomed everyone in the lavish Boutique, which blends materials and styles in a modern and innovative spirit.
Contemporary furnishing, brightly-lit surroundings and Pop-Art paintings inspired by the iconic Big Bang collection complemented the Big Bang, Classic Fusion, Spirit of Big Bang, MP and limited edition timepieces showcased in the Boutique.
“We are proud to welcome local customers and tourists at the Hublot Boutique The Dubai Mall which has achieved great success, along with the Boutique at Mall of the Emirates, ensuring demand on Hublot watches is constantly met with the highest level of service to our clients. We trust they will feel right at home when they visit and discover the various collections.” Said Mohammed Abdel Magied, Seddiqi Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons Chief Commercial Officer