Philippa (Pippa) Deeley established Philippa H Deeley Ltd in January 2007. The company specialises in antiques and fine art valuations and also trades as Pippa Deeley Auctions holding sales of antiques, fine art, silver, jewellery, works of art and collectable items. In additional it also provides numerous salerooms and related businesses nationwide with a consultancy service including auctioneering, cataloguing, valuations and a specialist knowledge regarding jewellery.
Pippa is a highly qualified general valuer of antiques and fine art with over fifteen years’ experience. She studied for a degree in Fine Art Valuation at Southampton Institute and then went on to work in various salerooms in the South East. In 2002 whilst working for Bracketts Fine Art Auctioneers in Tunbridge Wells as a senior valuer and auctioneer, she began appearing on BBC’s Bargain Hunt as an auctioneer and expert, and went on to work for and appear on BBC’s Flog It, BBC’s Cash In The Attic and ITV’s Dickinson’s Real Deal, continuing to work for both the BBC and ITV today.
In 2005 Pippa moved to Bristol to work for Dreweatt Neate (recently re-branded as Dreweatts) and in her two years there also studied to specialise in jewellery. Her qualifications include not only a BA with honours but also a diploma in gemmology (FGA) and a gem diamond diploma (DGA) both awarded by the Gemmological Association of Great Britain. She is also a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors Fine Arts and Chattels Division (MRICS)
Louis Vuitton Cases in Auction in East SussexPippa returned to the South East and set up Philippa H Deeley Ltd in January 2007, realising a longstanding dream to run her own company. In 2008 she held her first auction under the name of Pippa Deeley Auctions and this branch of the business has grown steadily ever since.
As of April 2015 Pippa Deeley Auctions will be holding sales of Antiques, Fine Art, Silver, Jewellery, Works of Art and Collectable items. The company will no longer be holding sales that include furniture, box lots or general household items.