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TEFAF Leadership

The European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF) is registered as a stichting in the Netherlands.


TEFAF is run by its Executive Committee (EC), a board of participating dealers who work closely with the Team and meets once a month.

The EC is appointed and overseen by a supervisory Board of Trustees, who meets 2-3 times each year.

Reporting to the EC and Board of Trustees are various committees, which include the Nomination, Audit, Vetting Steering, and Selection Committees.

Executive Committee

  • Hidde van Seggelen (President)
  • Paul Smeets
  • Alessandra di Castro
  • Georg Laue
  • Boris Vervoordt*

Board of Trustees

  • Ugo Pierucci (Chairman)
  • Martin Clist
  • Jorge Coll
  • Jonathan Green
  • Christian Hemmerle
  • Peter Kerber
  • Laura Kugel
  • Ronald S. Lauder
  • Stuart Lochhead*
  • Heidi McWilliams
  • Filip Moerman
  • Catherine Walsh
  • Christophe van de Weghe*
  • Vanessa Wildenstein

Full list of Executive Committee and Board of Trustees operating as of July 2023 (*signifies a new Committee or Board Member):

Please reach out to the relevant member of the TEFAF team who can best assist you.

Global Advisory Board
The EC and Board are also advised by a Global Advisory Board of museum and art professionals, and collectors.