Very important announcement about the future of

Please read this announcement carefully since Alexander Linz will no longer be the Watch-Insider and Bert Buijsrogge from will follow him. 


Bye, Bye Alexander, Welcome Bert

After five years of enthusiastic blogging on Alexander Linz now decided to head for new frontiers.

He brought a lot of scoops to the community and let us all take part in the insights of luxury watchmaking. His exclusive interviews with the leading decision-makers of the industry let us early understand where brands are heading to, his reliable judgment about watches gave his followers valuable advice.

Alexander, it was a pleasure to work together – you are a real Watch-Insider!


If you want to follow Alexander’s insights in future and want to read more from him, please see


This will not be the end of the Watch-Insider story!

Bert Buijsrogge, watch enthusiast and exceptional watch-photographer whom you probably already know from the team, will take over the editorial responsibility of

Please welcome him and look forward to the novelties, Bert and his contributors will bring you starting from Baselworld 2017.

The Watch-Insider storytelling goes on – stay tuned!


Jens Gerlach
Publishing Director





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7 replies on “Very important announcement about the future of”
  1. says: Ales

    Thank you Alexander for great job done, we wish you all the best for the new adventure in watchadvisor.

    Welcome Bert, we look forward for new inspirations 🙂

  2. says: Mike

    Good luck Alex and thank you for your contributions over the years! Welcome to Bert, I look forward to your reports/observations!

  3. says: Rafael Fortunato

    “The king is dead, long live the king!”
    Thank´s Alex! Welcome Bert Buijsrogge!

  4. says: Debashish

    I just cannot think of watch-insider without Alexander.

    We’ll miss you Alexander.

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