Elaine Binning studied valuation and auctioneering of fine art at
Southampton Institute. She joined Sotheby's in 1992 and worked in a
number of departments. She is now a partner at Dreweatt Neate in
Newbury, where she is a valuer and auctioneer specializing in furniture.
She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, sitting
on the fine art panel.