Italy has long been a favourite destination for art lovers who are drawn to the Renaissance delights of Florence, the hilltop towns of Tuscany, the ancient Roman ruins of Rome and the Byzantine mosaics of Palermo, amongst many other delights. This summer some of us at Gurr Johns are heading to the country for a holiday, which got us talking about our favourite spots. Here we offer a few of our top tips for summer exhibitions: Read More
Managing Director, Art Finance
Alessandro joined in 2020 to lead Gurr Johns’ Art Finance service, bringing a wealth of art financing and investment experience. He has advised on over $3bn worth of international transactions including cross-border corporate acquisitions, portfolio & fund management, as well as deploying and structuring complex debt and equity investments. Alessandro joined from The Fine Art Group where he was Vice President and CFO. Previously he was a portfolio manager and credit specialist at XXIII Capital, and prior to that worked at Citigroup and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Alessandro has a Bachelor of Commerce: Philosophy, Politics, Economics (PPE) from The University of Cape Town, and an MSc in Politics & Economics from University College London (UCL).