About Us

About Us

 

Chrono Hunter is the smart way to buy or sell a luxury watch. Founded in 2018 with the goal of providing a safe place for watch lovers to buy and sell whilst also ensuring they're getting a fair price. Since our launch we have helped thousands of people find the best deal and safely transact over £10 million worth of watches and this number is growing. Our 5 star reviews speak for themselves so if you're in the market for a new or used luxury watch or would like to sell yours, don't hesitate to contact our specialist team today.

Hunting down the watch you're looking for

Simply upload a link to a watch you have seen online or enter the details, sit back and relax whilst we hunt down the perfect watches matching your description. You'll receive multiple offers from our network of reputable retailers to compare and decide which one is best for you. No more searching through outdated ads or missing out on the best deals that haven't yet reached online marketplaces. Get live offers, real prices for watches that are available right now. Members can compare the offers, make further enquiries and make their decisions - saving both time and money.

We Only Work With The Best

THE WORLD’S FINEST LUXURY WATCH RETAILERS, ALL IN ONE PLACE

Every luxury watch retailer on chronohunter.com has been handpicked. Together they offer the perfect mix of specialists covering everything from luxury to vintage. The network is steadily growing in order to provide access to the very best from around the world - and the ability to hunt down the rarest of watches.

Luxury watch retailers you can Trust

A hand-picked network of established, industry-recognised and industry-leading retailers.

Uncompromising Service

From our real-time search to concierge service to data security, our brand is built on outstanding service.

Guaranteed Prices

Compare offers, choose and then buy direct from the luxury watch retailer. Meaning no middle-men and no hidden fees.

Secure the best sales price

Simply enter the details of the watch you are looking to sell and let the offers roll in. Compare multiple offers. Guaranteed offers from our network of reputable luxury watch retailers. No dealing with time wasting private individuals. Sell in a safe and secure environment.

A Safe and Secure Environment

Chrono Hunter prides itself on only working with the best to ensure safety and security when transacting high value timepieces

Chrono Hunter Founders

Sam Rayner
Co CEO & Founder

Sam is one of the founders and focused on driving Chrono Hunter to become the number one place for watch lovers to buy and sell. 

"Our focus is on customer service and ensuring that above everything we're providing people with a safe place to transact high-value timepieces whilst also ensuring they're getting a fair price.

I've been interested in luxury watches from a personal level for many years and experienced some difficulties in that time when trying to use the methods that were available. This led Max and me who I've known for years through our circle of friends to sit down and come up with the idea of Chrono Hunter. 3 years later, with over £10 Million pounds worth of watches transacted and 400 5 star reviews, I think we're on to something..."

Favorite watch:Patek Philippe Aquanaut - 5164A-001 Travel Time
Max Nordigian
Founder

The first watch I really loved was a steel Rolex Daytona with a black face. Although Daytonas are classics this particular model was quite tricky to find. It's now worth nearly twice what I paid for it, but then I'd never sell it.

Working in the property industry I found there's a real love for watches and my Daytona sparked many conversations. I soon got to know the watches people wanted and, using my knowledge, began buying and selling. In doing so, I encountered the issues with traditional watch selling websites and so built up a network of contacts with the best luxury watch retailers in the UK and Europe. And so the idea behind Chrono Hunter was born!

My business partner Sam shares the same love for watches. Together I knew we could come up with a better value and more efficient way of putting buyers in touch with the best luxury watch retailers.

Favorite watch:Patek Philippe 5726/1A-001 Stainless Steel
David Wingrove
Business Manager

My interest in watches began quite literally with a blast, with nine year old me loudly watching a VHS copy of the classic 1995 James Bond movie, Goldeneye. In the film, Bond uses his Q-Branch issued Omega Seamaster Professional, ref 2541.80 to (spoilers) laser his way out of an exploding train, remotely set detonators that blow up the hidden satellite facility, and one up the baddie’s wristgame with the “new model”. It played such an iconic part in the plot, that it grew my interest to discover more about other luxury brands and models. I joined Chrono Hunter in 2018, having spent the best part of a decade honing my customer service and selling skills in the world of retail. Prior to my current role, I previously worked at Europe's leading pre-owned luxury watch specialist. I want to share with our customers and retail partners alike, my knowledge and passion for luxury watches, so that everyone has the opportunity to buy and sell safely and confidently at a fair price.

Favorite watch:Favourite watch - Rolex 1665 Sea Dweller ‘Double Red’
Niam Chandaria
Social Media Manager

As a young boy, whenever my family and I travelled, we always took pictures...

 

Outside my role as Social Media and Content Manager, you can regularly find me following my passion for automotive and landscape photography, and my first ‘proper’ watch was a Tag Heuer Formula 1 McLaren Limited Edition.

 

My interest and love for watches has come a long way since my school and college days, and when the Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight was released at Baselworld 2018, I knew I had to add to my growing collection.

 

Having spent almost my entire lifetime taking photos, I really enjoy the engagement and challenges that handling the media and photography portfolio for Chrono Hunter brings.

Favorite watch:Audemars Piguet Royal Oak ‘Jumbo’ Extra-Thin With Salmon Dial

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