All in good time

Group managing director Michael Tay helped steer The Hour Glass to its 40th anniversary this year, with glowing results

Mr Michael Tay has just had lunch and is now comfortably ensconced in an armchair in the coffee lounge of the Lutetia, a luxury hotel in Paris' fashionable St Germain district.

It is a rare window in the busy schedule of the group managing director of luxury watch retailer The Hour Glass. He is in the French capital for the launch of a new range of Ulysse Nardin (UN) dive watches.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 06, 2019, with the headline 'All in good time'. Subscribe