Specialists and GWA Team

Anita Manning

Managing Director
Auctioneer
Jewellery, Pictures and General Valuer

The Great Western Auctions Team

Claire Godwyn

Auction Manager, Auctioneer and General Valuer
Ceramics, Glass & Furniture

Paul Howard

Senior Specialist - Asian Art/Specialist - Pictures, Furniture and General Valuer
Auctioneer

Paul has been in the Scottish auction industry for 36 years, starting his career with Christies Scotland in 1979, and later working with other Glasgow and Edinburgh salerooms. His main area of expertise is in Scottish Art and antiques, and Asian Art.

Iain McQueen

Specialist – Silver and Objects of Vertu, Medals and Militaria, Collector’s Items
Auctioneer

Jo Godwyn, BA (Hons), GA

Specialist – Jewellery & Watches

After qualifying in Jewellery Manufacture and Art History at Central St. Martins in London, Jo worked as a designer goldsmith in Hatton Garden for several high profile companies including DeBeers and the World Gold Council. A certified gemmologist, Jo has worked in the auction industry for almost 20 years.

Corey Cripe, BA, MA (Art History)

Specialist – Decorative Arts, Ceramics, Glass & 20th Century Design
General Valuer

After a successful career working for the United States Congress, Corey completed a Master’s degree in Art History, specialising in Italian Renaissance and Continental Baroque art. Having worked for Doyle New York, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago and Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Corey brings an expertise in Twentieth century art glass, French decorative arts, European porcelain, and American, Mexican and Continental silver.

Philip McLean

Specialist – Ceramics, Glass & 20th Century Design, Coins and Bank Notes
General Valuer

Graeme Mundy

Specialist – Paintings, Watercolours and Prints

Lara Bell, MA (Hons), D. Litt

Ceramics, Glass, Textiles, Fine Sale catalogue production and Photography

Jennifer O’Neill

Office Manager, Accounts, Catalogue production, Auction Administration

Kathleen Jeffery

Website and Technical Administration, Photography

Dougal Carmichael

Junior Furniture Cataloguer

Ciaran Gunn

Trainee Saleroom Assistant

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