Raj Bisram

Fine Art & Antiques Expert

Raj is one of the UK’s leading auctioneers and dealers. He is a celebrity auctioneer, auctioneering at top events in the UK and Europe, and he performs magic across the globe. His television credits include Sarah Beeny’s Four Rooms and Posh Pawn (Channel 4) and BBC’s Antiques Road Trip, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip, Flog It! and Bargain Hunt.

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About Raj

Raj Bisram is a very well regarded expert in the antiques world. Along with his business partner he has run Bentley’s Fine Art and Antiques Auctioneers for many years.

Over the years he has developed an expertise and a first class reputation in the antiques world which has led him to becoming a well-known presenter on many popular TV antiques shows. He is one of the celebrity dealers on Channel Four’s Sarah Beeny's Four Rooms and Posh Pawn, an antiques expert and presenter on the BBC’s popular Antiques Road Trip, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip, Flog It! and Bargain Hunt.

Raj has helped raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity including the Variety Club of Great Britain.

His other passions include cooking, skiing, cricket and tennis along with bridge and poker in which he has won a tournament. He also loves magic and is a former member of the Magic Circle.

Did you Know?

Raj bought his first antique at the age of ten and that was the beginning of his love affair that has spanned nearly fifty years

The Early Years

Raj was educated at Highgate School and left to enlist in the army where he became a PTI instructor. Whilst on an army exercise in Austria he showed a natural talent for skiing, leading him to represent the British Army in competitive downhill racing and the slalom.

On leaving the army he became a ski instructor in Austria and to this day is the only Asian qualified ski instructor in Austria.

Raj was the Road Manager to the first aerial ski stunt team called 'The Flying Ski's'.

Celebrity Auctioneer

As a celebrity auctioneer Raj covers top events for major charities such as The Variety Club of Great Britain, Walking with the Wounded (a charity notably supported by HRH Prince Harry) and many others.


Raj is one of the expert dealers on the popular Channel 4 series Sarah Beeny's Four Rooms (More 4).

The show sees members of the public attempt to sell their valuable and collectible items in exchange for a cash offer from one of the four dealers.


Four Rooms were winners of the RTS Best Daytime 2014 award and winners of the National Reality TV Awards 2014.

Raj has also appeared on Channel 4's Posh Pawn, and BBC's popular Antiques Road Trip, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip, Flog It! and Bargain Hunt.

Hear Him

Raj is available as a celebrity auctioneer, compering, after dinner speaking, valuations and voice overs.


Raj can be contacted via his managing agent. For all enquiries please use the contact details below.

Tel: +44 (0)126 477 1726


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Supported Charities

Raj's charities are Walking with the Wounded, McMillan Nurses and Five Acre Wood School