Victoria has an MA in International Relations with special studies in International Law, Economics, Political Science and History. She also has gemstone qualifications including an Accredited Jewellery Professional Diploma (A.J.P.) and a Graduate Gemologist Diploma (G.G.) from the Gemological Institute of America in London. She joined Bonhams in 2006 and Headed Bonhams Jewellery Department at the company's Knightsbridge saleroom and subsequently worked as a Specialist in Bonhams Fine Jewellery Department at its headquarters in New Bond Street.