Crown Fine Art acquires Art Handling Services

August 23, 2018

Crown Fine Art Netherlands is pleased to announce the acquisition of the company ‘Art Handling Services’ based near Schiphol Airport on Thursday 16th August. This milestone strengthens our current position in the market place.

Art Handling Services focus is mainly in the Commercial Galleries and Storage sector, therefore, perfectly complementing our existing business. This broader service offering enables our clients to benefit from an additional 25 years of experience specialising in the packing, storage and transportation of fine art work and other valuable items.

Fred Weijgertse, Group Vice President, Crown Fine Art commented "We’d like to welcome the former owner of Art Handling Services, Jean Paul Speelman and his team to the Crown family. This acquisition greatly enhances Crown's position in the commercial gallery and storage sector, enabling us to continue our expansion and servicing our clients. Their strong client base enhances our total offering in this key market. We will provide a business as usual service for our customers and this acquisition presents a wonderful opportunity to share skills and expertise."

2018 continues to be an exciting year for the growth of Crown Fine Art as we look to expand our position in the commercial gallery and storage sector.


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