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 a leading voice on vintage watch authenticity and analysis across brands. Eric has been quoted about watches in numerous publications including The New York Times. 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).