Damian Tillson

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Damian Tillson, judge for the DWWA Bordeaux panel in 2010

Damian Tillson joined Sotheby’s in 2000 having spent several years with Berry Bros. Early in his career at Sotheby’s, he collected, shipped and catalogued the wines for the ‘Great Collection’ single owner sale of June 2001, and was responsible for putting the Château d’Yquem ‘super lot’ sold in April 2008 for £368,000 ($724,371), a record for a single lot sold at Sotheby’s London. His role at Sotheby’s involves providing valuations for private vendors and the trade, advising collectors, investors and wine enthusiasts, and inspecting cellars across the UK and Europe. Tillson hosts regular lectures on wine tasting, the fine wine market and wine as an alternative investment.

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