Stanley Gibbons Ltd.
With a distinguished heritage dating back to 1856, Stanley Gibbons Ltd. is the world’s largest established rare stamp merchant. Established by Edward Stanley Gibbons, they were awarded the Royal Warrant in 1914, an honor they still hold to this day by remaining the only philatelist to the Royal Collection.
Their world-leading experts travel globally in search of authentic, high quality stamps of extreme rarity and value. Stanley Gibbons continues to serve pre-eminent collectors, philatelists, and numismatics all over the world. They offer the largest retail stock available, with over 1 million stamps, and offer a lifetime guarantee on all of their rare items. With Stanley Gibbons, you can rely on over 150 years of experience and skill in appraising, buying, and selling stamps.
Senior Investment Portfolio Manager
Geoff Anandappa is an international speaker and renowned expert on investing in rare stamps and historical signatures.
Having graduated from St Andrew’s University in Scotland, Geoff pursued a career in management and sales & marketing – before a lifelong interest in philately prompted him to join the Investment Department at Stanley Gibbons in London. His collecting interests include the stamps and postal history of Ceylon (where he was born) and Great Britain.
On a day-to-day basis, Geoff works with high net worth individuals and financial professionals to provide guidance about alternative investments and diversifying into collectibles, an asset class with no correlation to mainstream investments. He also travels widely, speaking to investors, financial advisers and wealth managers in Europe, North America and Asia.
With appearances on CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg TV, BBC Television and Radio, and contributions to many national and international newspapers and magazines, Geoff is in demand as a speaker around the world.