Lee Martin, Senior Vice President, Getty Images
Senior Vice President, Sports/ Senior Vice President, Sales, Europe and Japan
Lee Martin is Senior Vice President of Sports, overseeing Getty Images’ expansion into emerging sports markets and the integration of non-traditional sponsorship opportunities and new technologies into the Sports division. He also serves as SVP of Sales for Europe and Japan, overseeing all aspects of sales operations including the development and implementation of strategies across agency, corporate and media customer segments.
Martin has more than two decades of industry experience, with a strong background at the intersection of media and sports. He serves as a press commission member of The International Association of Athletics Federations and, during the London 2012 Olympics, was honored by the International Sport Press Association as one of the world’s top Olympic journalists for having covered 14 summer and winter games. Martin is a committee member of the British Association of Picture Libraries & Agencies and the Football Association Premier League photographic working party. He has served as a judge for many prestigious photographic awards around the world, including the Association of Photographers Awards, the Press Photographer’s Year Awards and the International Olympic Committee Sport and Photography Contest.