In March 2022, Carvest acquired an interest in Maier.
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Founded in 1998 by Jean-Louis Maier, Maier brings together the most beautiful Haute Joaillerie and Haute Horlogerie brands in its 7 boutiques in the heart of the Carré d’Or district in Lyon. The company distributes the most prestigious watch brands, through Rolex, Tag Heuer, Breitling, a multi-brand store and a Vintage boutique. Jewelry is distributed through a multi-brand boutique offering brands such as Dior, Chaumet and Piaget, a Fred boutique and a Cartier Room exclusive to the Rhône-Alpes region. MAIER also markets a range of jewelry under its own brand. A fast-growing online sales site completes the family business’ offer.
Thanks to the sixty or so brands distributed, the reliability of its team of 50 enthusiasts, its premium locations and its reputation, MAIER has managed to win over local, national and international customers. The strong growth of MAIER is based on solid organic growth, combined with the opening of new boutiques. The founding family is aiming for a turnover of more than 65 million euros by 2026.