Specialist, Fine Spirits
Joseph Hyman comes to Skinner with over 15 years of experience as a whiskey consultant, including more than two years as head of Whiskey & Rare Spirits at Bonhams New York. A leading authority in the field, he has curated a number of successful auctions featuring a variety of superior offerings, from unusual American bourbons, to notable decades-old scotches, rare Cuban rums, Cognacs dating back to the 1700s, and exotic gins.
Joseph’s knowledge and experience places Skinner at the cutting edge of the expanding secondary market for whiskeys and other remarkable spirits. Buyers and sellers in the U.S. and abroad are looking for greater and more frequent opportunities at auction, and Joseph is leading Skinner to meet that challenge.
Joseph’s diverse background also includes several years as an investment analyst and portfolio manager, lending a unique perspective to his work at Skinner.