The Team

Peter Parker

Peter is Saleroom Director and has over twenty years experience in the auction world, having previously worked at Sotheby’s and Bonhams. He has a good knowledge of furniture and ceramics as well a keen interest in Oriental objects. Peter is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Kevin Warne

Kevin Warne is our Saleroom Manager and has been with Strides for nearly forty years. He is an experienced auctioneer whose knowledge of the auction and antiques business is invaluable. His particular field of interest is silver, jewellery, watches, medals and militaria.

Monica Butler

Monica is our administrator, without whom we could not operate, and will be your first point of contact at Strides. Please contact her to make an appointment for a valuation or for any administrative or routine accounts enquiries.

Joshua Christian

Joshua is our porter and has been with us for eight years. As a young and keen member of staff Joshua is always on hand to help customers. As well as setting up and laying out the auction, Josh is our resident IT specialist.