SML Welcomes Cathy Elkies to Our Board


We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Cathy Elkies to our board as a Non-Executive Director.


As a long-standing leader in global art world recruitment, we are constantly looking to ensure our way of working delivers excellence through a collaborative, personal and trusted approach. Bringing over three decades of invaluable expertise in the art world, Cathy’s impressive track-record perfectly aligns with these ambitions.


Alongside Sophie Macpherson (Founder), James Kelly (Board Advisor), Rosie Allan (Managing Director) and Rachel Johnston (Commercial Director), Cathy’s extensive experience and unique insights will play a pivotal role in elevating our services to our international networks.


With Cathy’s contribution, we look forward to furthering our commitment to providing best-in-class, tailored talent solutions that shape our ever-evolving industry for the better.


Welcome, Cathy!


For the past thirty years Cathy has held senior leadership positions in the auction space, overseeing Christie’s first West Coast expansion, serving as President of Christie’s East and later leading global teams from Business Development to Client Strategy to a portfolio of Specialist departments. More recently Cathy served as Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer and Global Managing Director at Phillips.