Nikki Brown

President & Founder


Nikki L. Brown Art is a bespoke advisory firm specializing in the unique desires of Modern & Contemporary Art collectors. Our expertise focuses on helping these clients build exceptional art collections. Prior to forming her own advisory firm, Brown began her career at Marsh McLennan and subsequently served as an Executive Vice President at Aon Private Risk Management. It was at Aon where she founded and thrived as Managing Director of Aon’s Global Fine Art Practice, a sector targeting the needs of important private, corporate, and institutional art collections. Brown has over 17 years of experience working with discerning clients with the resources to build strong collections.


Brown holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Risk Management with a minor in Art History from the University of Georgia, as well as a Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine and Decorative Arts from New York University. Brown speaks regularly about the topic of collecting and risk management on panels across the globe and works with many of the world's top collectors, assisting in the sales and acquisitions of art and the management of risks associated with owning notable collections. 

By combining her experience in both the insurance and art industries, Brown utilizes a vast network of resources to collaborate with collectors all over the world in pursuit of providing expert due diligence in art advisory.