Compagnie FinanciÃ¨re Richemont SA engages in the design, manufacture, and distribution of luxury goods. It operates through the following segments: Jewellery Maisons, Specialist Watchmakers, Online Distributors, and Other. The Jewellery Maisons segment produces jewellery products which include Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels. The Specialist Watchmakers segment offers precision timepieces, which comprises Piaget, A. Lange & Sohne, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin, Officine Panerai, IWC Schaffhausen, Baume & Mercier, and Roger Dubuis. The online Distributors segment relates to online sale of luxury goods through YNAP and Watchfinder. The Other segment includes Montblanc, Alfred Dunhill, ChloÃ©, Peter Millar, Azzedine Alaia, investment property companies, and other manufacturing entities. The company was founded by Johann P. Rupert in September 1988 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Switzerland.