ABOUT WANCHER WATCH
The origin of Wancher traces its journey back to the age of Gulf War back in the 1990’s when the president of the company, Taizo Okagaki was working on a research for ODA in Egypt. While working amidst the extreme conditions during this time, it was very hard for him to keep track of day. This was when he realized the true essence of time in life and slowly developed his keen interest in the time-piece we call watch. Soon he began his research on watches and vision of Wancher Watch emerged
Taizo Okagaki - President & Founder
TIMEPIECE AS ESSENTIALS
WANCHER watches are designed in Japan by Wancher with the inspiration of military usage and initially created to serve the need of timekeeping in extreme conditions. In the past, it was significantly hard to find a watch that keeps ticking without being affected by the external environment. Wancher watches have the functionality of recognizing the time despite of extreme environments, underwater exploration or even while doing extreme sports.
REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENTS IN WATCH MAKING
Wancher watch's main goal is to showcase traditional japanese art to the world in a form of a high utilitarian, robust, stylist and elegant watches By bringing our past achievements and history in making traditional urushi pens, we at Wancher watch are thriving to create beautifully made watches that does not resemblence the art while emmbed strong and reliable build quality that can be passed down from generations to generations