Mark Getty

Born Jul 9, 1960

Mark Getty, is a United Kingdom resident businessman with both British and Irish citizenship. A member of the influential Getty family which originally made its money from oil, he is the son of American-British billionaire philanthropist Sir Paul Getty.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Getty.


1960 Birth Born on July 9, 1960.


1993 33 Years Old Getty began his career with spells at Kidder Peabody in New York and then joined Hambros Bank Limited in London. Getty co-founded Getty Investments LLC Group, which holds the majority share-stake of the photographic agency Getty Images, with Jonathan Klein in 1993. … Read More


2003 43 Years Old In 2003, Getty inherited his father's majority holding in the Wisden Group.
2004 44 Years Old In 2004 Getty was re-appointed as a trustee of the National Gallery in London. … Read More
2009 49 Years Old On the 2009 list, he was ranked 174=, after a Net Worth loss of £55 Million GBP from the previous year accredited to loss of share worth. … Read More
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