Mark Kingston

Strategic Advisor

Throughout his career, Mark has occupied senior roles at some of the world’s leading media and consumer goods companies, such as Mars, BBC Worldwide, The Walt Disney Company, Nickelodeon, Viacom, Paramount, and ZAG.

His expertise has been pivotal in guiding international operations, cultivating a portfolio of some of the most celebrated film and TV franchises, including titles like Toy Story, CARS, Pirates of the Caribbean, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Paw Patrol, Baby Shark, Top Gun Maverick, MTV, and South Park.

Most recently, Mark fulfilled the role of Senior Vice President International at Paramount Global.

In this capacity, he was at the helm of the firm’s global strategy outside the United States for over ten years, managing a business division with revenues surpassing $120 million and leading a dedicated team of over 100 professionals.

Boasting a rich background that stretches over 24 years in the consumer goods sector across various product lines and territories, Mark’s experience and broad network of contacts are unparalleled.

Mark is a valued addition to the Big Picture Licensing team, bringing a strategic vision and an unrivalled skill set that are instrumental for our future growth.

His proven track record of nurturing globally recognised brands and guiding teams to success makes him an invaluable asset. Mark’s appointment underscores our commitment to excellence and innovation, setting the stage for unparalleled achievements in the licensing realm.