Art finance

Top Recommended Art Finance Advisers

CEDRIC AUTET

ARTEMUS

Artemus buys art from owners and leases it back to them at an annual rate for periods of five to ten years, to unlock the value of their collections. They cover all areas from Old Masters to Contemporary Art, working… Read More

BARBARA CHU

EMIGRANT BANK FINE ART FINANCE

Emigrant Bank Fine Art Finance is the art financing subsidiary of Emigrant Bank, an institution dating back to 1850. Few are better qualified in the world of art finance than senior banker Barbara Chu, who heads up the European and… Read More

MATHILDE COURTEAULT

BANQUE NEUFLIZE OBC – ART

Banque Neuflize OBC has been involved with art since its genesis: ‘Our art-collecting traditions began with our founders, and we perpetuate them today via a dedicated department for art assets,’ they say. Based in France, their extensive network within the… Read More

ANDREA DANESE

ATHENA ART FINANCE

Values of art collections have increased markedly over several decades and can now represent a large portion of a collector’s estate,’ says financier and art collector Andrea Danese, Athena Art Finance CEO and president. With an additional ‘softening’ in the… Read More

ASHER EDELMAN

ART ASSURE

There are few people better qualified to run an art finance firm than art collector and former Wall Street shark Asher Edelman (who is also behind Artemus in these pages). Art Assure is an art finance firm ‘dedicated to minimising… Read More

SUZANNE GYORGY

CITI PRIVATE BANK ART ADVISORY AND FINANCE

Claiming to have ‘pioneered the concept of art as collateral’, Citi’s Art Advisory and Finance department have been helping. As part of the bank’s service, art clients manage their art collections since 1979. ‘We offer tailored loan structures at competitive… Read More

SHIRIN KRANZ

PRIVATBANK BERLIN

Shirin Kranz spent seven years leading the German operations of the auction house Phillips, building up her professional network and acquiring the key skills to perform in the global Art market before joining Privatbank Berlin 2014 as their director of… Read More

DORELLA MADEIRA

SOTHEBY’S FINANCIAL

New head of Sotheby’s Financial Dorella Madeira follows in the footsteps of Jan Prasens, bringing 17 years of banking experience to the role. She joins with business booming: it has tripled in the last five years as the value of… Read More

IAN PECK

ART CAPITAL GROUP

Whether you’re a gallery, dealer, wealth manager, financial adviser, municipality, museum, trust, estate or family office wanting up to borrow up $5 million to buy art, Art Capital Group promises to provide ‘flexible, customised creative services that traditional banks are… Read More

FREYA STEWART

THE FINE ART GROUP

Freya Stewart is CEO of The Fine Art Group’s art lending business. ‘We have the internal expertise to appraise works of art for the purposes of an art loan, which is confidential, quick and professional, and we handle and look… Read More

DANIEL TüMPEL

FINE ART PARTNERS

Art ownership is fulfilling and inspiring, but also carries with it a great measure of responsibility,’ is the motto at Fine Art Partners, which claims ‘financial know-how as well as a great passion for the arts’. Co-founder Daniel Tümpel, a… Read More

GUY VAISSIèRE

FALCON FINE ART

Business development manager Guy Vaissière joined Falcon with over two decades of experience across the art industry. He has an enviable contact book and a ‘deep understanding of the financial complexities of the art market’. FFA, neither broker nor agent,… Read More