Compagnie FinanciÃ¨re Richemont SA engages in the designing, manufacturing and distribution of luxury goods. The company operates its business through the following segments: Jewellery Maisons, Specialist Watchmakers, and Other. The Jewellery Maisons segment engages in the designing, manufacturing and distribution of jewellery products which include Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Giampiero Bodino. The Specialist Watchmakers segment includes the designs, manufactures and distributes precision timepieces. This segment comprise Piaget, A. Lange & SÃ¶hne, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin, Officine Panerai, IWC Schaffhausen, Baume & Mercier and Roger Dubuis. Its products include jewellery, watches, writing instruments and leather goods. Compagnie FinanciÃ¨re Richemont was founded by Johann P. Rupert in September 1988 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Switzerland.