On March 26, 2012, Kobold launched its subsidiary operations in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and company founder Michael Kobold inaugurated the company’s new workshop along with the U.S. ambassador’s wife, Leija DeLisi, and the British ambassador to Nepal, John Tucknott. The grand opening ceremony was attended by over 200 guests, dignitaries and VIPs. Kobold Watch Company Nepal Pvt. Ltd. will produce a special line of Kobold watches named Himalaya.
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