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Laetitia Contat-Desfontaines

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Highlights

  • Started her career in a Parisian architect agency.
  • Moved to London in 2010 and worked as a sales director for and established Contemporary Design gallery.
  • Joined Sotheby's in June 2016 as Head of Sale in the 20th Century Design department in London.

Laetitia Contat Desfontaines joined Sotheby’s in June 2016 as Head of Sale of the 20th Century Design department in London. After studying Architecture and starting her career in a Parisian architect agency, she moved to London in 2010 before joining the team of one of the most established Contemporary Design galleries as a Sales Director. Since then, she has developed her expertise in Contemporary Design and advised Art and Design collectors in including strong Design pieces in their collections.