Christie’s Expands Asia Team with Key Senior Appointments


HONG KONG.- Christie’s, the world’s leading art business will expand its Asia team with three key appointments, as part of its continued commitment in the region. “As the Asian market grows faster than in any other region in the world, Christie’s continues to adapt its’ structure and activities to suit this rapidly changing environment. A number of senior appointments are being made in three key areas of our development. First in Wine, which is expanding to offer more auctions beyond the traditional bi-annual gatherings at the Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Centre. Secondly, in Shanghai, one of the two key posts with Beijing, of our presence in China. Finally, in marketing, so that our promotional tools and programme of events can be further adapted to the needs of our many new Chinese buyers and sellers. These appointments are part of a larger set of initiatives planned for 2011 which demonstrate, once again, o