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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On October 18, 2022, upon the recommendation of its Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Getty Images Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) increased the size of the Board from nine to ten members, and effective October 18, 2022, appointed Jeffrey Titterton as a director to fill the newly created vacancy. Mr. Titterton will serve as a Class I director, with his term expiring at our 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until the election and qualification of his successor and subject to his earlier death, resignation or removal. Mr. Titterton will not initially serve on any committees.
Mr. Titterton has served as the Chief Operating Officer of Zendesk Inc. since April 2021. He previously served as Zendesk Inc.’s Chief Marketing Officer from October 2018 until April 2021 and its Senior Vice President, Marketing from May 2017 to October 2018. From January 2017 to May 2017, Mr. Titterton served as the Head of Global Campaign and Engagement Marketing for Adobe Inc., a software company, and as Head of Engagement Marketing, Creative Cloud, from August 2013 to January 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Titterton served as the Chief Marketing Officer for 99designs, a graphic design marketplace, from August 2011 to August 2013. Mr. Titterton holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in economics from Cornell University.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Titterton and any other persons pursuant to which he was elected as a director. There are no transactions and no proposed transactions between Mr. Titterton and the Company that would be required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
Mr. Titterton will enter into the Company’s standard form of indemnification agreement. The form of the indemnification agreement was filed as Exhibit 10.9 to the Company’s Form 8-K filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on July 28, 2022.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: October 20, 2022
|GETTY IMAGES HOLDINGS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Kjelti Kellough|
|Title:||Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary|