Citizen Holdings

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Citizen Holdings is a watch group of the Japanese global company Citizen, based in Tokyo, Japan.

Citizen announced the acquisition of Bulova and Wittnauer on October 4, 2007 for US$250 million. This was their first move to become a major luxury group. On March 5, 2012, the company announced that it would acquire Swiss holding company Prothor, owner of movement specialist La Joux-Perret and the Arnold & Son brand. On May 26, 2016, the company made another move, bringing in Frederique Constant, which also owned Alpina and Ateliers deMonaco.