Aline Sylla-Walbaum is Global Managing Director of Luxury at Christie’s, overseeing the international Wine, Jewellery, Watch and Handbag teams. Auction and private sales in these categories are held in New York, London, Paris, Geneva, Hong Kong, Dubai and online.
Previously Managing Director of Christie’s France from 2012 and 2014, she had previously worked as Director of External Affairs and Strategy at Unibail-Rodamco SE where she sat on the Management Board. She served as cultural and communications advisor to the office of the French Prime Minister from 2007 to 2008 and from 2002- 2007 was Director of Cultural Development at the Louvre Museum. Away from work Aline is a Director of Lagardère Group.
She travels regularly from her base in Paris. She is married with three children.