Biography

After graduating from the University of Edinburgh Napier with a Bsc Hons in Consumer Product Design, Andrew began his career in the Oil and Gas industry as a Subsea Designer. During this time Andrew was involved in many international projects for multinational corporations. However, his passions lay elsewhere and the decision was made to establish a focal point to build on his earlier creative roots. 

Founded in 2012 in rural Scotland and now based in Munich, Germany, the main ambition of GRD is to evolve the world of watch design with unique interpretations of time telling while emphasis is put on showcasing an automotive heritage.

As a car enthusiast, you know that each vehicle has its own unique personality and style. At GRD, we believe that your watch should be just as personal and expressive. That's why we've created a range of automotive watches that are as individual as the cars they're inspired by. From classic racers to modern day sports cars, each of our watches tells time in its own way, using bold design elements. Whether you're a collector, a gearhead, or just someone who loves the open road, we have a watch that will speak to you. So come and explore our collection - we think you'll find a timepiece that reflects your own passion for the automobile.
Matt Farah @TheSmokingTire with his RL-72 watch