Sotheby’s has strengthened its Asian watch business with the appointment of Jessie Kang as Head of Watches, Asia.
Ms Kang will work closely with Maria Kelly, International Division Director Jewellery & Watches, and with Sotheby’s international team of specialists in driving the auction house’s business in auction and private sales of watches in the region.
Maria Kelly, International Division Director Jewellery & Watches at Sotheby’s, said, “Asia remains an important market for Sotheby’s global watch business and we are committed to investing in the development of our regional team.”
Ms. Kang has over 16 years experience in the watch industry in a diverse range of roles at leading makers such as Bertolucci and Raymond Weil in Greater China, TAG Heuer and Zenith in Taiwan and Korea, as well as Chronoswiss, IWC, and Parmigiani across Asia Pacific. In addition to her wealth of watch-related experience, Ms. Kang is also a graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA).