- Joined Sotheby's in 2000
- Lead the European Client Development department since 2006
- Graduated from Smith College in Massachusetts
Maureen Hooft Graafland joined Sotheby’s in 2000 and was appointed Head of the European Client Development and the Private Client Groups in 2012.
Mrs. Hooft Graafland has worked on a number of major client and strategic initiatives, including the establishment and leadership of the European Client Development function in 2006. Mrs. Hooft Graafland has helped Sotheby’s to deepen its client base in Europe, strengthening the firm’s relationships with some of the most European important art collectors.
Prior to joining Sotheby’s, Mrs. Hooft Graafland was a Vice President at JP Morgan in New York and London, where she gained extensive international Corporate Finance experience working with German and Austrian financial institutions.
Mrs. Hooft Graafland is a graduate of Smith College in Massachusetts.