Audemars Piguet’s ambassador Michael Schumacher shines at Shanghai

China is getting its share of the limelight these days, and this one adds to its profile. The country’s motor racing and luxury haven Shanghai hosted a special event where seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher made his first appearance in the Asia Pacific region, as the Icon of Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet. He spoke to a group of 40 VIP guests and more than 10 supercar owners at the Shanghai Tianma Circuit, after which he thrilled guests with a demo on the track in a Mercedes-AMG SLS AMG car. The day also featured a cocktail reception and gala dinner at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Shanghai Pudong. The latest offerings from the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak and Royal Oak Offshore timepiece collections.