Doug Woodham

Doug Woodham is the Managing Partner of Art Fiduciary Advisors, a NY-based firm focused on providing art-related financial consulting to collectors and institutions. The firm assists clients on the sale of art so they can be assured of maximizing sale proceeds in the complex and opaque art market. Art Fiduciary Advisors also helps clients create financial plans for their art collections, assisting at every stage: from clarifying family goals and evaluating alternative disposition strategies, to the execution of donation and sale agreements. The firm always acts as a fiduciary working on behalf of clients and works in partnership with their existing team of tax, legal, and financial advisors.

Doug previously served as President of the Americas for Christie’s. Earlier in his career he was a partner with McKinsey & Company, working with asset management and wealth management firms in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. He is the author of the best selling book Art Collecting Today: Market Insights for Everyone Passionate About Art (2017).


“An intelligently written and insightful book on the art market, this fascinating read is relevant to both newcomers and seasoned collectors alike. I know of no other comparable book. It’s an instant classic.” 

Don Marron, Trustee and President Emeritus of the Museum of Modern Art, and Chairman and Founder of Lightyear Capital