Christie’s Names New Watch Heads for Asia and the Americas



Christie’s appointed Sam Hines head of watches for Asia and Seth Larrabure as head of watches for the Americas.

Hines will be based in Hong Kong. He joined Christie’s in 2005 as manager of the interiors department, later moving to the trusts and estates department as assistant vice president. He left to work for Patek Philippe in 2007, but returned to Christie’s as the head of watches for the Americas in 2008.

Seth Larrabure will be based in New York. Larrabure began his career in Tokyo in 1987 as president and partner of Arco International. He later moved to Arco International Partners in New York.