Team

Anders Thorell

Anders Thorell

Owner and Director

A graduate accountant, philatelist and auctioneer with 30 years of experience in the international market, he took over the company following the death of its founder, (Albert Cohen Sabban). Anders’ solid experience in philatelic auctions covers European markets such as the French, Swiss, German, Spanish and Italian markets, as well as the US market. Before taking over Le Timbre Classique, he was one of the leading philatelists and auctioneers at David Feldman SA for over 25 years.

He is a member of the French National Stamp Dealers’ Association, member of the Swiss Stamp Dealers’ Association, member of the IFSDA (International Federation of Stamp Dealers’ Association), member of the Académie Européenne de Philatelie, as well as member of the Royal Philatelic Society of London.

Languages: French, English, German, Swedish and Spanish.

Gaël Caron

Gaël Caron

Owner and Director

A life-long collector, and graduate of the Commercial Institute of Nancy, specialising in Audit & Finance, he worked for 4 years in the banking industry in Luxembourg before joining the philatelic auction house David Feldman SA, for which he has during 17 years developed the French, Belgian and Luxembourg markets. Gaël was for many years on the Board as a Director of the David Feldman company, and has held called numerous auctions.  

His career has allowed him to acquire deep philatelic knowledge which extends to the whole world, not only for stamps but also for Postal History.

He personally collects the classics of France on covers, the War of 1870, the department of Jura, the Duchy of Savoy, and the subsequent small and large numeral cancels on cover from the French departments of Savoy and Upper Savoy.

Gaël Caron is a member of the Académie Européenne de Philatélie

Languages: French, English and German.