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About Us

Chai Consulting, LLC is a wine collector services firm founded by Maureen Downey in 2005. With offices on both coasts of the USA as well as Europe, Chai Consulting assists clients worldwide. Chai Consulting experts specialize in inventory organization and ongoing inventory management of home, professional and multi-location collections, fine wine valuation and appraisals, fine wine authentication and reporting for remuneration of bad purchases, expert witness services, representation in selling and sourcing of fine and rare wines, and investment and financial advisory services on global fine wine markets and trends. Chai Consulting representation ensures highest prices for sellers and lowest prices and great provenance, often direct, for buyers. Whether you are just beginning, growing, paring-down or selling your collection, or creating investment opportunities for yourself or future generations, you will want Chai Consulting advisors working on your behalf. With unparalleled expertise and market knowledge as well as ties to international auction houses, brokers, retailers and producers worldwide, Chai Consulting is the ideal choice to manage your collection.