Emily Wood

Head of Finance UK & Ireland

In February 2019, Emily took on the role of acting finance director for JLL for the UK cluster, before being made permanent head of finance in January 2020.

Prior to joining the firm, Emily was director of Group FP&A at Christie’s, one of the world’s leading auction houses. Christie’s made news headlines in November 2017 with the sale of Leonardo da Vinci’s painting of Jesus Christ for $450m – the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction.

Before joining Christie’s, Emily worked at Noble Group and Close Brothers. Emily is a strong business development professional skilled in commercial finance, budgeting, forecasting, management reporting, cost analysis, headcount and compensation reporting.

Emily graduated from UCL with a degree in Chemistry, and a PhD in Pharmacology and is married with two children.