Jan Prasens joined The Fine Art Group in 2021 as Deputy Chairman, overseeing the strategic growth of the business globally and working closely with the art finance team on bespoke collateral-based loans.  Formerly, Jan spent over 20 years at Sotheby’s building Sotheby’s Financial Services and overseeing the funding of more than $3 billion in loans. Subsequently, he served as the Managing Director of Sotheby’s Europe including oversight of operations in the Middle East, Russia, and India.

Jan holds a MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.