We are delighted to welcome Ben Palmer FRSPC, FBSAP, FIPJF, AIEP, APR who joins Grosvenor bringing significant experience from working at two previous auction houses over a number of years.
Ben’s strength is in British Empire, particularly 19thand 20th century postal history. He is a both a National and International Judge and Fellow of the FIP Jury. He won the National Research Award in 2014 and has authored three books and many papers. Ben has a particular interest in research and literature and was the former Honorary Librarian of The Royal Philatelic Society London (2015-20) and The Royal Sydney Philatelic Club (1993-2013) and is currently a Director of the Global Philatelic Library (GPL).
Ben is a member of the Association Internationale des Experts en Philatelie (AIEP) and a signatory for BPA Expertising on Australian States subject matter. He has presented many philatelic lectures, assisted with the training of Federation judges and in the organisation of both National and International exhibitions. Ben has also won multiple gold or large gold medals at FIP and National level for his own collections or published works.
For further information please contact Tom Margalski or Bethany Pascoe at the Grosvenor London office.