Candidate since 2015
Born: 1968 – Munich, Germany
Andreas Fritsch – born in 1968 in Munich – knew already from an early age when his father was repairing a cuckoo clock, that he wanted to become a watchmaker.
His training as a watchmaker and optician was not enough for him. Following his master craftsman’s certificate in Watchmaking, Andreas attended the International Watchmaking Museum in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland in 1992, where he undertook studies as a technician restorer of antique clocks.
Returning to Munich in 1994. Andreas worked for different companies as a watchmaker. He held several positions of responsibility such as with Chronoswiss, where he was responsible for chronographs and special edition models.
Since the year 2000, Andreas Fritsch works as an independent watch and clock restorer with his own workshop in the heart of Munich.