Ruth Knowles

Art: An alternative asset class

Art at Oxford Saïd - talk

An investment that is picture perfect.

The talk will introduce the idea of  art as a valid alternative asset; comparing it with similar equities and adding variety to an investors’ portfolio.

Ruth Knowles will demonstrate how savvy investors take advantage of being able to navigate the world of art for profit.

Knowles is a Senior Director for Investor Relations and Marketing at The Fine Art Group, which is the foremost boutique art investment house currently operating in the world, with a track record of 16+ years purely buying and selling art for investment. 

Knowles was educated at Durham University, where she earned a BA (Hons) in European Studies. She frequently speaks at global conferences, is a regular guest lecturer at the Sotheby’s Institute of Art and has also appeared on CNBC and the BBC.