Gauri joined Sotheby's in 2011, as part of the London Private Client Group. Gauri is responsible for a group of key Indian clients advising them on Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art. She has worked on the sale of notable Indian paintings including those by Amrita Sher-Gil sold in 2015-16.
She works closely with international specialists developing the Indian client base transacting in global departments. In this role, she has developed important client relationships and helped them acquire key works across various departments including Old Masters, Impressionist and Modern Art and Contemporary Art.
In her role in business development, she has driven a number of major client initiatives – bringing in new clients and strengthening the firm’s relationship with some of the most important South Asian clients. These include the Abu Jani/Sandeep Khosla book launch and The Last Emperor: In Performance (with William Dalrymple) in London.
Gauri was born and brought up in New Delhi, India and is fluent in Hindi.