Adele is EMEA General Counsel for Christie’s. Founded in 1766, Christie’s is a world-leading art and luxury business with a presence in 46 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia.  Adele leads the EMEA legal team, made up of lawyers and paralegals based in London and Paris. She also heads-up Christie’s global Corporate legal team and Company Secretariat function also based in London, is Company Secretary of Christie’s main UK trading entity and a board Director of a number of group companies. Adele is a corporate lawyer by training but has worked in-house for over a decade