Jonathan van Blerk
Founder/Chief Commercial Officer

Didier Coton
CEO/Executive Chairman

Created and founded by Jonathan van Blerk and Didier Coton, The Global Eyewear Group is the mother company for Formuleyes LTD (Formula 1® Eyewear) and The AgenC (structured as The AgenC Monaco SARL and The AgenC UK LTD) that works on behalf of brands : Eye Respect, Monaco by Eye Respect, LDNR, Gibson Brands(license) and Minions(license).

GLBL also runs and oversees specialist retail arms covering B2B and B2C.

We aim to be a highly respected global company that embraces the old, exudes quality and integrity, while delivering everything within our group with the utmost efficiency, and proficiency, with all the very newest and latest systems.

our company structure

Our global presence

Our sale forces are located in the UK, France, DACH, and Agents covering Scandinavia, BeNeLux, Spain, Portugal , Italy, & Greece.

In addition, our distributors are covered over USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, North Africa, South Africa , Turkey, Middle-East, Russia, India, South Korea, Japan, & Australia.

As a result we are building strong relationships with top tier optical chains, department stores, duty free, sports, fashion stores and independent optical stores.

the agenc

Founded by Jonathan van Blerk as a commercial entity for the brands Eye Respect and LDNR(owned by JvB), The AgenC Ltd has now grown into a global entity that handles all facets of eyewear including licensing and OEM with well established B2B and B2C structures.

The different brands we carry


Formuleyes is the exclusive global licensee for Formula 1® Eyewear.
We have exclusive rights to produce eyewear with the iconic Formula 1® branding globally.

We are passionate about F1® and we are passionate about eyewear.

This collection exudes everything Formula 1® and is purely for the fan. It is about incredible design, leading features and the very best of technology available. Totally roarsome.

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Created to depict and tell all the stories of Formula 1® past and present. We use only the very finest materials to give you the very finest in eyewear design, fit and technology.

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Get in touch

+44 (0) 20 8439 1553


+44 (0) 20 8439 1554