Phillips has appointed Thomas Perazzi (pictured) as head of watches, Asia.
Perazzi will lead the auction house’s Asian watch team from Phillips’ offices in Hong Kong.
Perazzi joins Phillips from Christie’s, where he was head of the European watch department. He also served as deputy director of the European market for Sotheby’s and head of the Italian watch department for Antiquorum.
The company has also named Ho Zi Yong as a watch specialist in Hong Kong. Ho comes to Phillips from Christie’s Hong Kong office, where he was an associate specialist. He also served as a specialist trainee at Sotheby’s.