Eric Wind joined Christie's in May 2015. Eric previously served as a contributor to HODINKEE, a leading watch publication, where he wrote popular pieces on vintage watches as well as scholarship on the nuances and histories of watches and their owners. He is considered an expert on vintage watch authenticity and analysis across brands. In addition, he has been interviewed in the New York Times and quoted at length in various publications regarding watches. Eric holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degree in International Politics from Georgetown University. He is fluent in English and Spanish, and is conversational in Persian (Farsi).