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Jonathan Klein

Co-Founder and CEO, Getty Images

Biography

Jonathan Klein, Chairman of the Board of Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, is Co-founder and CEO of the global digital media company Getty Images, the premier creator and distributor of still imagery, video and music worldwide. Mr. Klein's strategic vision has led Getty Images' growth from an analog image collection with transparencies, laboratories and print catalogs in 1995, to an award-winning, multibillion-dollar, global e-commerce business. Fast Company recognized Mr. Klein in its "Fast 50" as a business leader who  "will change the way we work and live over the next ten years," and he was ranked Number One on American Photo's list of the "100 Most Important People in Photography." Mr. Klein serves on the Board of Directors of The Committee to Protect Journalists; the Board of Directors of Grassroot Soccer; the Advisory Board of GBC Health; and the Board of Trustees of the Groton School.