Mr. Javier Lumbreras, Founder and CEO – Artemundi Global Fund
Born in Spain Mr. Lumbreras spent his formative years in England and the United States. With a background in banking, real estate and art he adheres to a lineage of art collectors. In playing a pivotal role in the international art market, Mr. Lumbreras has served as a consultant to private collections, and trustee to museums and other international art institutions.
Mr. Lumbreras is an expert and a frequent speaker in matters pertaining to art collecting at large, art as an asset class including portfolio management and patrimonial estate planning. He is considered a pioneer in the field of art investment funds worldwide.
He is a determined art collector. With five generations in the blood he founded The Adrastus Collection, a family Trust initiative with institutional aims.
Mr. Lumbreras has been quoted by Forbes, Financial Times, CNN, Reuters, MSN, Bloomberg, BusinessWeek, CNBC, New York Times, Art Daily, Skates, Art Tactic, etc. He is the author of the book The Art of Collecting Art.
As a result of his deep-rooted passion for fine art and strong track record for investing within the industry, Mr. Javier Lumbreras was inspired to lead among a group of founding art collectors, Artemundi Global Fund (AGF), a strategically diversified art investment fund. He is a director of the board in the Art Fund Association and member of it´s Principles and Best Practices committee for the art fund industry.
Mr. Lumbreras also founded Artemundi Group (AG) with offices in the Europe, China, Latin America and the USA. AG has successfully invested over $300,000,000 in the art market over the past twenty five years by using accumulated quantitative and qualitative methods, economies of scale and global market arbitrage combined with the ability to identify, interpret and capitalize on specific art transaction opportunities.
Amongst economic uncertainty, alternative assets serve to be a valuable store of wealth. Art, one of the most intriguing and aesthetically pleasing assets, has performed exceptionally well in recent quarters in contrast to traditional markets.
Artemundi Global Fund (AGF) is a diversified art investment private equity fund with a strategic portfolio that covers half a millennium of universally recognized artists with proven track records. Lead by art investment expert and fifth generation art collector Mr. Javier Lumbreras with representative offices in the USA, Latin America and Europe the AGF team pursues strategic genres, the highest regarded artists and their most iconographic works of art in order to achieve an attractive rate of return for investors.
Artemundi Management has successfully invested over $250,000,000 in the art market over the past twenty years by using accumulated quantitative and qualitative methods, global market arbitrage combined with the ability to identify, interpret and capitalize on specific art transaction opportunities.
Artemundi Global Fund is passionate about having their artwork enjoyed to its fullest potential, allowing their investors to hang the works of art from the fund in their homes or offices on a revolving basis as well as having pieces on loan to recognized international art exhibitions.
In addition to the fund, AGF provides one to one consulting services for individual or institutional investors who want to create their own art portfolio for patrimonial & lineage preservation, investment or merely for aesthetic and intellectual enjoyment. AGF’s practical methods, accurate analysis and highly regarded network enables them to make substantial returns.
Artemundi Global Fund is a unique investment vehicle for both art collectors and sophisticated investors looking to diversify their traditional portfolio.