|Mark H. Getty (Non Executive Director)
Mark Getty became the principal shareholder of the Wisden Group following the death of his father, Sir Paul Getty, in 2003. Sir Paul was passionate about cricket; in 1993 he acquired The Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack and the Wisden Cricket Monthly magazine and he was instrumental in merging Wisden Online with Cricinfo.
Mark worked with Kidder Peabody in New York and then joined Hambros Bank Limited in London in 1991. In 1993 he, along with Jonathan Klein, founded Getty Images, Inc. He successfully negotiated the acquisition by Getty Images of several major image brands, including Kodak’s Image Bank collection, Tony Stone Images, VCG and PhotoDisc. Mark is now Non-Executive Chairman of Getty Images.
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