Doug Woodham is the Managing Partner of Art Fiduciary Advisors, an advisory practice based in New York City that helps clients create legacy plans for their art collections. The firm offers comprehensive services, from clarifying family goals and evaluating alternative disposition strategies, through the execution of donation and sale agreements. The firm also advises collectors, artists, and institutions on the sale of art so they can be assured of maximizing sale proceeds in a very complex and opaque art marketplace. Art Fiduciary Advisors always acts as a fiduciary working on behalf of clients and works in partnership with a client's existing team of tax, legal, and financial advisors.
Doug 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 Japan. He is the author of the best selling book Art Collecting Today: Market Insights for Everyone Passionate About Art (2017).
AUTHOR OF ART COLLECTING TODAY
“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