Leigh Zagoory is an AVP, Specialist in the Watches Department at Sotheby’s, working with vintage and modern watch collectors globally.
Prior to joining Sotheby’s in March 2018, Leigh worked as an Associate Specialist and Cataloguer at Phillips. Ms. Zagoory’s last role at Phillips was acting as Head of Sale for the WINNING ICONS: Legendary Watches of the 20th Century, featuring the record-breaking Rolex Daytona formerly owned by Paul Newman for 17.752,500 million USD.
Prior to joining Phillips, Leigh worked as a cataloguer at Christie’s in the watches department. Ms. Zagoory attended the George Washington University, and held the position of VP of New Member Education within her sorority Alpha Epsilon Phi.
Leigh Zagoory has successfully completed the coursework and examination in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.