alix de torquat

London, United Kingdom

Marketing & Partnerships Director - luxury/arts
alix's Skills
Business Development
Product Management
User Experience

About alix

Looking for new job opportunities in London and New York.

• 12 years’ experience in marketing in the luxury, fine art and e-commerce industries
• Development of brand identity, rebranding and marketing strategies focused on bespoke client experiences
• Launch of brands in new markets
• Marketing plan implementation through 360° campaigns, leading to client acquisition and retention
• Business development and partnerships
• Client Development and Events Strategy
• Business management responsibilities, reporting to European executive committee
• Team management experience
• International profile, bilingual French/English


However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results - Winston Churchill

Work Experience

Marketing & Partnerships Director


September 2014 - January 2017

Marketing & Partnerships Director, Europe for Paddle8, online auction house founded in 2011, with $50M in gross sales in 2015 and 500,000 collectors across the world. Raised $34M Series C in October 2015.

Business Director


September 2007 - March 2014

Senior Marketing Manager (2007-2011) and Business Director, Marketing (2011-2014) for auction house Sotheby's London.

Senior Product & Marketing Manager

Jean Paul Gaultier Perfumes

September 2004 - August 2006

Senior Product & Marketing Manager for the international launch of a new fragrance within the Jean Paul Gaultier brand.


Courtauld Institute of Art


2006 - 2007

University Charles de Gaulle, Lille

BA (long-distance learning programme)

2004 - 2006

ESSEC, Grande Ecole, Business School of Management, Paris


1999 - 2014