The brand was founded in 1848 in Geneva by Leopold and Benjamin Haas. The main features of Haas & Cie watches are their simplicity and elegance. Thanks to that, the watches remain one of the most popular in the world. It has achieved excellence in the creation of enameled pocket and wrist watches, watches with dual time, perpetual calendar, chronograph, split-chronograph and chronometers during the course of 19th century and early 20th century.
Haas & Cie’s logo, the letters HNC enclosed in an oval and the image of the "running hare", symbolizes the constant search for perfection. That is the distinctive feature of all Haas & Cie watches.