Former executive, once thrown out of a watch collectors community, is now an ace watchmaker
Vikram Narula always had an incipient interest in watches. His father had a respectable collection,
and the former senior corporate executive, who has had long stints in telecom and information
technology and who is now on a sabbatical would often purchase classic Indian watch brands.
But no one, including Narula, thought, that he would one day go on to design watches himself.
Mumbai watchmaker recreates Kakori train robbery on a timepiece
Vikram Narula, who has turned his Powai residence into a watch warehouse, has used an enamel dial
and the 24-hour railway timetable format for the watch, named ‘Kakori 8 Down’ after the train