Hollywood celebrities are not the only source of entertainment that we have as a civilisation. As much as we would like to emphasise on the significance of reading a good old novel, Instagram seems to have won the race as far as popular majority is concerned. One of the latest as well as the hottest topics on the social media platform is about CEOs of the world.
CEOs of the World and their Luxury Timepieces
Our team at Wrist Diaries has come up with some of the world’s top-most corporate leaders and which watch they prefer to put on their wrist.
Jeff Weiner (Executive Chairman and Former CEO, LinkedIn)
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
On 5th February 2020, Jeff Weiner announced that he will step down as the CEO of LinkedIn and become executive chairman. He decided to focus on closing the network gap and making LinkedIn’s vision of creating economic opportunity for everyone a reality.
Before becoming the CEO of LinkedIn, Weiner was at high positions at Yahoo! and Warner Media. Jeff has been spotted wearing his stainless steel Audemars Piguet Royal Oak on countless occasions.
Doug McMillon (Chief Executive Officer, Walmart Inc.)
Doug McMillon is an American businessman, and the president and chief executive officer of Walmart Inc. He joined the company as a summer associate during high school and later went on to became the company’s fifth CEO in the year 2014. The retail super giant’s CEO wears an Apple watch.
There is no doubt about the capabilities of the popular Apple Watch. The product has simply dominated the smartwatches domain since it was launched back in April 2015.
Elon Musk (CEO, SpaceX)
TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 SpaceX Chronograph
Elon Musk is already a legend as far as history is concerned. Musk’s SpaceX program has been a spectacle. The founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer of SpaceX’s civilian space programme, which started in collaboration with NASA, gained a lot of attention when the Falcon 9 performed yet another successful landing.
Musk has been spotted wearing a limited-edition TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 SpaceX Chronograph on multiple occasions.
Dieter Zetsche (Former chairman of the board of management, Daimler AG)
Chopard Mille Miglia GMT Chronograph
In May 2019, Dieter Zetsche stepped down from his position of CEO of Daimler AG and as the director of Mercedes-Benz. In his thirteen-year stint in this position, he led the company to newer heights.
The German tycoon has been seen with his Chopard Mille Miglia GMT Chronograph. A truly fine timepiece that absolutely fits the profile of a person in a position of power and change. The Chopard Mille Miglia is a watch that, for a long time, has been a symbol of automotive brilliance.
Akio Toyoda (President, Toyota Motor Corporation)
Patek Philippe Calatrava
The person that we will be talking about here is none other than Akio Toyoda, the president of Toyota. Akio is the great-grandson of legendary Japanese industrialist, Sakichi Toyoda. He is also the grandson of Kiichiro Toyoda, the founder of Toyota Motors, and Shinshichi Iida, the founder of the Takashimaya department stores corporation.
The President of Toyota, the grandson of the founder, wears a watch that suits his stature. The watch is Patek Philippe’s coveted and most iconic Calatrava