Frederique Constant announces new
Polo brand ambassador Samir Suhag
October 16 2015·
October 16 2015·
Swiss watch Manufacturer Frederique Constant is pleased to announce the arrival of the renowned Indian polo player Samir Suhag as a member of the Frederique Constant Team. The iconic sports figure, Samir Suhag is a known face in the Indian as well as the international Polo circuit and a brand ambassador to luxury Swiss brand Frederique Constant - a brand that spells luxury and is affordable to many without compromising on the quality. It has always been Samir’s dream to make the sport of the royals available to enthusiasts rather than just a privileged few. Similarly, the founders of the brand Frederique Constant, Peter Stas and Aletta Bax wanted more people to be able to enjoy some of life’s luxuries without worrying about the price tag.
Swiss made, Frederique Constant is one such brand which echoes the spirit of the Swiss through its laboriously hand-made time pieces that reflect class and precision. Coming from the land of horology, the brand constantly strives to innovate and offer exceptional value to customers through their classical watches. This association with Samir of the brand is one that reflects its style quotient, its commitment to substance and reiterates it’s connect with passion – for the perfection to reach greater heights. Samir Suhag demonstrates the elegance, the classical values that the brand Frederique Constant is all about. An Arjuna award winner, Samir out performed competition to reach the very top of his profession and was ranked No#1 in Asia; A position he held from 2000 to 2008. Samir grew up watching his father, Brigadier Bheem Suhag, play polo but never wanting to try it. At 17, Samir started riding seriously, practicing his stick and ball coached by his father. He played his first game on the Presidents Bodyguard Polo Ground in the summer that year and played his first polo tournament later that fall, continued by many wins. During the span of his polo career, he has been part of 3 Indian World Cup teams. Samir was a member of the first ever Indian Snow Polo team for the World Cup of Snow Polo held in China in Feb 2012.
Samir today is not just recognized in India but also in leading polo playing countries such as Malaysia, Australia, Argentina, France, England, U.S.A, to name a few. The story of this Polo player, resonates strongly with that of Frederique Constant and its evolution as one of the internationally leading watch brands of today. Both are driven by passion for excellence in their chosen field. Frederique Constant would like to take the opportunity to wish Samir Suhag, his family and all the Hindus of India a happy Diwali Festival.