Jeffrey Kerr

Jeffrey Kerr

Sales Director

Drawing upon 30 years’ experience in the antiquarian and retail book trades, as well as the auction world, Jeffrey’s experience in business development is an invaluable asset to the business…

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Roddy Newlands

Roddy Newlands

Modern Firsts & Children's Books

With a background in both retail & auction aspects of the rare book trade, a focus on Modern First Editions and digital marketing experience, Roddy is a welcome recent addition to our team.

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Peter Floyd

Peter Floyd

Finance Director, Scholium Group plc

Mr Peter Floyd joined the Board of Scholium Group Plc as Finance Director in August 2017…

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Alex Watsham

Alex Watsham

Russia & Eastern Europe

Recently graduated from Cambridge Alex is our specialist in Russian culture, with a penchant for Ukrainian Literature and Mikhail Bulgakov…

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Bela Goldenberg Taieb

Bela Goldenberg Taieb

Judaica

Bela is a Judaica and Hebraica Specialist. She has a Bachelor's degree in Visual Communication Design from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, and a Master's degree in Art Business from…

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Sue Prigmore

Sue Prigmore

Antique Prints

Sue Prigmore is Shapero's antique print expert.  She has twenty-five years experience within the book and print-trade, with a particular specialism in natural history, topographical and decorative subjects; she works…

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Angus Robb

Angus Robb

Contemporary Literature

Since his under-graduate days Angus dealt in books on a part-time basis until taking a full-time position in 1997 to run the Book Department for one of London's top luxury…

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Tabitha Philpott-Kent

Tabitha Philpott-Kent

Shapero Modern

Tabitha is the Gallery Director of Shapero Modern, our Modern & Contemporary Prints department.  Since studying at Christie's Education she has specialised in sourcing rare and important prints for Bloomsbury Auctions, Bonhams and…

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Devika Payagala

Devika Payagala

Financial Controller

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Bernard Shapero

Bernard Shapero

CEO, Shapero Rare Books

Bernard is an experienced international dealer in rare books and works on paper. He began dealing in rare books in 1979 from a stall in Gray’s Antique Market, moving to Holland…

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Julian Mackenzie

Julian Mackenzie

Head of the Travel Department

Julian heads the travel book department. He has been in the rare book trade for just over 40 years. When not working he is a keen practitioner of Chinese martial…

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Jasper Allen

Jasper Allen

Chairman, Scholium Group plc

Jasper became Chairman of the Company on 18 February 2014. He is an experienced financier, with a track record in businesses involved in dealing in and auctioning rare and collectible goods.…

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