Deputy Managing Director, Jewels and Watches, Digital and New initiatives
Josh Pullan is the Deputy Managing Director, Global Jewels & Watches Digital and New Initiatives and leads innovation, new selling models and strategic partnerships within the luxury space.
During his time in New York, Josh launched Sotheby’s eCommerce businesses, which today exceed $200M in annual sales. Under his leadership, Sotheby’s has entered new verticals such as loose diamonds and experiences, as well as developing partnerships with some of the world’s leading luxury brands and designers. He has also launched several new operating models that drive cost out of the business and increase speed to market.
Josh’s experience at Sotheby’s is diverse: he joined Sotheby’s London in 2006 as a Strategy Analyst in the Executive Offices before becoming a Business Director in Contemporary Art. He has led major initiatives in almost every Sotheby’s salesroom around the world; from Catalogue Production operations, to the record-breaking automobile auction in 2013 between Sotheby’s and RM Auctions.
Josh is a qualified barrister and solicitor from Australia and holds a Masters in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London.