Jamie Ritchie

Worldwide Head – Sotheby’s Wine

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.