Momentous Fine Art appoints Paul Norman as general manager

Jun 17 | 2018

London-based fine art logistics company Momentous has announced the appointment of Paul Norman as its general manager.

Paul has over 12 years’ experience in fine art logistics, having worked for some of the industry’s leading providers. Prior to joining Momentous, Paul held the position of general manager at The British Shop where he developed its fine art shipping business and took a leading role in building its international operations.

Paul Norman, Momentous Fine ArtsPaul will focus on the development of the company’s fine art, storage, shipping and installation business to support its private and corporate client base.

Paul said, “It is a fantastic opportunity to join Momentous.  Over the years I have seen the company grow in popularity with collectors, dealers, designers and museums.  My plans are ambitious and I am looking forward to building on the existing Momentous business capabilities to make it a first choice when it comes to selecting a specialist fine art shipping and installations company.”

Momentous was established in London during the 1970s as an independent fine art shipping company under the trademark - BBF Shipping. Today, it is owned by the AGM Group, a privately-owned business which is investing in the company’s systems, operational best practice, technology and people.

Paul Evans, Chairman of the AGM Group said, “We have a robust long-term investment plan for Momentous. Paul Norman’s appointment is part of our talent strategy to employ the best people within the fine art business.  He has a clear vision, a terrific passion for art and the range of operational expertise necessary for the role. He understands what our customers are looking for, which will drive innovation in our services and create value for our customers.  I feel that he will be a strong leader for Momentous.”

Photo: Paul Norman