Ms. Wendy Lin was appointed as Managing Director, Sotheby’s Taiwan, in November 2013, responsible for overseeing the operation of Sotheby’s Taiwan office, developing client network and local business, as well as supporting Sotheby’s businesses worldwide.
Ms. Lin possesses over 15 years of experience in luxury marketing and solid knowledge in the fine jewellery and watch market. Prior to joining Sotheby’s, Ms. Lin worked in an art consultancy firm, advising clients ranging from auction houses, art galleries to fine jewellers, on marketing strategies in Greater China. Previously in the late 1990s, Ms. Lin first joined Sotheby’s Taiwan focusing on Business Development and later became Jewellery Specialist in Hong Kong. Her passion in fine jewellery then led to an appointment as General Manager, Watch and Fine Jewellery Division of Chanel Inc. Taiwan, where she was responsible for business strategy formulation as well as profit and loss management of the company.
Ms. Lin holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. She is also a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America.