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1860
1860
1860

Mateus dos Santos Rosas, great-grandfather of David Rosas, starts in the field of jewelry with a small workshop. The origins of this family are in Gondomar, land of coal and gold mines, artisans, merchants, goldsmiths and master jewelers.

The beginning...
1900
1900

The family business, managed by Serafim Rosas, father of David Rosas, and brothers, (sons of Domingos Martins Ferreira and Ana Rosas) is renamed Rosas de Portugal. Serafim Roses, with the help of his brothers, was able to create a large company, confirming his entrepreneurship spirit and talent for business.

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1930
1930

The family business, managed by Serafim Rosas, father of David Rosas, and brothers, (sons of Domingos Martins Ferreira and Ana Rosas) is renamed Rosas de Portugal. Serafim Roses, with the help of his brothers, was able to create a large company, confirming his entrepreneurship spirit and talent for business.

Rosas de Portugal
1984
1984

David Rosas starts, along with wife Maria Luisa Rosas, the company named after him, and opens its first store in Oporto, in Avenida da Boavista. Upon its inauguration, it created an unprecedented impact on the sector of luxury watches and jewelry in Portugal.

1985
1985

In 1985, David Rosas managed what can only be considered quite a feat in the world of luxury. Through a pioneering commercial strategy, became the official and exclusive Portuguese representative of Patek Philippe.

1992
1992

Opening of the first David Rosas store in Lisbon, at Hotel da Lapa. This was the first decision to expand and the first presence in the capital, motivated by the responsibility to represent Patek Philippe in Portugal, exclusively.

2000
2000

Opening of the first David Rosas store in Funchal, on the island of Madeira. A dream that has was in the mind of David Rosas since the time of Rosas de Portugal. Aware of the market potential, he sought a premium location on the island.

2002
2002

Inauguration of the David Rosas store in Avenida da Liberdade, Lisbon, a project originally signed by prestigious architect Siza Vieira. David Rosas pioneered by being the first jeweler to get settled in the capital’s main avenue, the country’s reference spot for luxury shopping.

2008
2008

Opening of the first concept store - David Rosas Wonderlab - in Colombo Shopping center, Lisbon. A store with an innovative concept, in which the customer is invited to come and live the experience of luxury.

2011
2011

Opening of the second concept store - David Rosas Wonderlab - in Norteshopping in Porto. The same innovative and intimate instore experience is extended to Porto.

2013
2013

DAVID ROSAS opens XL Store in Av. Liberdade. A new concept for tradition and exclusivity.

With three floors and separate areas for male and female universes, the 700 m2, designed by architect Luísa Rosas, are divided into individualized and customized segments, in order to offer a differentiated and unique instore experience and premium service.

2015
2015

Opening of the first David Rosas store in southern Portugal, designed and projected by Luísa Rosas (the jewellery designer).

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