Olympic champion with charisma

22 Mar 2015

Successful Swiss ski racer Sandro Viletta is Carl F. Bucherer's new brand ambassador.

Ski racer Sandro Viletta is the new "Friend of the Brand" for Swiss watchmaker Carl F. Bucherer. The Olympic champion in the Super Combined discipline unites athletic vigor with a focused will to win.

Strength of character, endurance and success – the ski racer Sandro Viletta is a member of the Swiss national team and specializes in Super G and downhill.

From the Grisons to Olympia
Sandro Viletta grew up in La Punt in the Engadine region and developed a fascination for the world of skiing at an early age.
He laid the foundations for his success as a top athlete early on by competing at Junior level. In 2004, the talented young ski racer won the Swiss Junior Championship in giant slalom, an achievement that paved his way to joining the sporting elite. Top ten rankings in the FIS Skiing World Cup, several Swiss championship titles - one sporting highlight followed the next. With his aspiration to give the maximum at all times and his willingness to always put in a top performance, Sandro Viletta ultimately won the World Cup held in Beaver Creek in 2011.
The ambitious Swiss athlete celebrated his biggest success to date at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, where he won gold in the super combination.

Popular and successful
Professionally, Sandro Viletta is drawn to the international racing pistes and the winner's rostrum; privately, the athlete finds the necessary counterbalance in nature. In his free time, he loves to soak up the peace and beauty of the Swiss landscape. The charismatic athlete draws his energy and support not only from his roots, but also from his family and friends. Besides being at the top of high-performance sport, he has also obtained a diploma in business.

For the highest demands
Described as a precision machine, Sandro Viletta is an undisputed talent who shows his special aptitude with Carl F. Bucherer's timepieces: transforming endurance and skill into success at exactly the right moment.