A watch is more of a fashion statement and functions as a statement piece, a show of wealth, a pedometer, or simply as a timepiece. For male fashionistas, expensive collectible watches are valued more for their workmanship and aesthetic appeal than for simple timekeeping
What are the best men’s watch brands in Asia? Which watches are paired with Asia’s great men’s clothing or sport while carrying briefcase to work?
1. Patek Philippe & Co.
Patek Philippe SA is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer founded in 1839, located in Canton of Geneva and the Vallée de Joux. Since 1932, it has been owned by the Stern family in Switzerland.
Discover our collections of fine watches for men and ladies and experience the enduring appeal of the Patek Philippe universe.
Start your journey by exploring our hand-finished timepieces, the history of our brand and the savoir-faire of our artists and craftsmen.
2. Omega SA
Omega SA is a Swiss luxury watchmaker based in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland. Founded by Louis Brandt in La Chaux-de-Fonds in 1848, the company formally operated as the La Generale Watch Co. until incorporating the name Omega in 1903, becoming Louis Brandt et Frère – Omega Watch & Co.
Discover the new look of an OMEGA icon! 25 years after the first Seamaster Diver 300M, the collection has been beautifully updated from the inside out.
Rolex SA is a Swiss luxury watch manufacturer based in Geneva, Switzerland. Originally founded as Wilsdorf and Davis by Hans Wilsdorf and Alfred Davis in London, England in 1905, the company registered Rolex as the brand name of its watches in 1908 and became Rolex Watch Co. Ltd. in 1915.
18 CT GOLD. By operating its own exclusive foundry, Rolex has the unrivalled ability to cast the highest quality 18 ct gold alloys. According to the proportion of silver, copper, platinum or palladium added, different types of 18 ct gold are obtained: yellow, pink or white. They are made with only the purest metals and meticulously inspected in an in-house laboratory with state-of-the-art equipment, before the gold is formed and shaped with the same painstaking attention to quality. Rolex’s commitment to excellence begins at the source.
Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre SA, or simply Jaeger-LeCoultre, is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer founded by Antoine LeCoultre in 1833 and is based in Le Sentier, Switzerland. Since 2000, the company has been a fully owned subsidiary of the Swiss luxury group Richemont.
Duomètre Chronographe. The opaline finish of the pink gold Duomètre Chronographe watch’s gray dial is mesmerizing and its functions are arranged in perfect symmetry, giving the watch a sophistication all its own. This model is available exclusively in Jaeger-LeCoultre boutiques.
5. Audemars Piguet
Audemars Piguet Holding SA is a Swiss manufacturer of luxury mechanical watches and clocks, headquartered in Le Brassus, Switzerland. The company was founded by Jules Louis Audemars and Edward Auguste Piguet in the Vallée de Joux in 1875, acquiring the name Audemars Piguet & Cie in 1881.
CODE 11.59 by Audemars Piguet
6. Vacheron Constantin
Vacheron Constantin SA is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer founded in 1755. Since 1996, it has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Richemont Group. Vacheron Constantin is one of the oldest watch manufacturers in the world with an uninterrupted watchmaking history since its founding.
From the first Vacheron Constantin men’s watch made in 1755 to the extraordinary mechanical Fine Watchmaking creations of the present day, the Manufacture has consistently produced exceptional timepieces for men. Through its various collections, Vacheron Constantin offers a broad choice of men’s watches in its emblematic collections, thus expressing their prestige through a traditional skill that is intimately associated with Fine Watchmaking.
7. A. Lange & Söhne
A. Lange & Söhne is a trademark of Lange Uhren GmbH, a German manufacturer of luxury and prestige watches. The company was originally founded by Ferdinand Adolph Lange in Glashütte, Germany in 1845.
1815 Annual Calendar. The second Lange timepiece with the eponymous function follows the classic construction and design principles of the 1815 watch family.
8. IWC (International Watch Company)
IWC International Watch Co. AG, doing business as IWC Schaffhausen, is a luxury Swiss watch manufacturer located in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Founded by American watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones in 1868, IWC has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Richemont Group since 2000.
Portugieser Grande Complication. Platinum case, Automatic, self-winding, Diameter 45.0 mm. Made in Schaffhausen, Switzerland.
9. Breitling SA
Breitling SA is a Swiss luxury watchmaker based in Grenchen, Switzerland. The company was founded in 1884 by Léon Breitling in Saint-Imier. Breitling is known for precision-made chronometers designed for aviators.
A larger than life icon: the classic Navitimer appears in a generous 46 mm diameter that accentuates its presence on the wrist and enhances the originality of its design, while optimizing the readability of the dial and of the circular aviation slide rule.
Breguet is a luxury watch, clock and jewelry manufacturer founded by Abraham-Louis Breguet in Paris, France in 1775. Since 1999, it has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Swatch Group.
Type XX Aéronavale flyback chronograph in steel. Self-winding movement, subdial for the seconds. 30-minute and 12-hour totalizers. Graduated turning bezel. Luminous hands and numerals. Screw-locked crown. Water-resistant to 10 bar ( 100 m ). Diameter : 39 mm. Available with steel bracelet.