Jamie Ritchie

Worldwide Head, Sotheby’s Wine, USA

Jamie joined Sotheby’s in 1990 and has been responsible for expanding Sotheby’s wine business from being an auction house with sales based only in London to a multi-channel international wine merchant with 2019 sales significantly exceeding $125 million. Mr. Ritchie is one of the world’s leading wine auctioneers, holding the records for selling the most expensive bottles of wine and spirits. He is a respected authority on the wine market and has been regularly featured in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Financial Times, Forbes and Wine Spectator magazine.