Watches of Distinction were recently featured in an article by Moore Barlow about vintage watch investment. The article breaks down the history of Giles Waites’s connection with the vintage watch business, starting from the day Giles and Daniel Craig met on the set of Quantum of Solace and swapped watches for the day. The article also covers Giles’ time in professional motorsport, which was inspired by Barry Sheene. As a young man, Giles admired world motorbike racing champion Barry Sheene – and the watches he wore. It inspired him to take up Superbike racing for many years, with many fellow racers benefitting from Giles’ investment consultations.
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