Magali Teisseire has a solid experience in the market of Jewellery. A gemmologist, she also studied history of art and law before starting her career as an auctioneer and specialising in jewellery and horology. Having led the jewellery division of an important French auction house between 2004 and 2011, she then developed her expertise in the domain of e-commerce. After working for an online auction company, she created in 2013 her own business selling jewellery and watches online, while pursuing her activities as a jewellery expert working with various auction houses in Paris and elsewhere in France.
Magali Teisseire’s appointment as Head of the Jewellery and Watches division for France coincides with the launch of both live and online jewellery and watches auctions at Sotheby’s France in 2018.
Since her arrival, Magali has contributed to many successful luxury sales in Paris, including the Sorbac collection of works by René Lalique which totalled €1.7m in 2021, led by a magnificent "Cattleya" comb sold for €738,500.