Guillaume Cerutti, CEO, Christie's
Guillaume Cerutti is Chief Executive Officer of Christie’s. He served as Christie’s as President of Christie’s Europe, Middle East, Russia and India, before being appointed to the leadership role in December 2016. A well-respected expert in cultural policies, as well as an author in this area, prior to joining the commercial art world, Mr. Cerutti served as Managing Director at the Centre Georges Pompidou from 1996 until 2001 and subsequently as Chief of Staff for the Ministry of Culture in France from 2002 to 2004. Before joining Christie’s, he worked at Sotheby’s, firstly as Chief Executive Officer for France, then as Deputy Chairman Europe, where he spent a decade working closely with collectors across the globe.