Originally from New York City, Akaash has over 15 years of experience in art consultation, sales, and curation. He completed his BA & MA from Cambridge University, England in Astrophysics & Philosophy, through which he found a compelling correlation between the sciences and the arts. After beginning his career in London with Sotheby’s and Christie’s he moved back to New York to pursue a career in the gallery world. He has been Director of two major New York galleries as well as consulted for multiple international galleries, institutions, and clients and served as a visiting lecturer to NYU, Columbia and Pratt Institute. He is fluent in English, French, & Italian with a strong working knowledge of Spanish and Hindi.