Julie Sweet is an American business executive. She is chief executive officer of Accenture, a multinational professional services company. She is also a member of the Global Management Committee for Accenture. According to The New York Times, she is "one of the most powerful women in corporate America." She was named to Fortune's "Most Powerful Women" list from 2016 through 2019.
Shantanu Narayen is an Indian American business executive. He is the chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Adobe Inc. Prior to this, he had been the president and chief operating officer since 2005.
Dr. Garo H. Armen is a Turkish-born American businessman of Armenian descent.
He was born on January 31, 1953, in Turkey. He moved to New York City in 1970. According to the New York Times he became a messenger boy for a nonprofit Armenian organization. In the article Armen stated, "I worked five hours a day, five days a week. I got two bucks an hour…and that was a lot of money for me. His second job was in the kitchen of the Lawyers’ Club but it only lasted a day. "I thought I’d learn to cook. Instead, they asked me to wash dishes. I had to climb into the soup bucket, which was huge, and clean it out. Shortly after, I got a job in a bank as a clerk."
Daniel Zhang or Zhang Yong is a Chinese technology executive. He is currently the CEO of Alibaba Group. Before becoming the CEO, Zhang was best known for his roles as CEO of Taobao and president of Tmall.
Stephen Squeri is the CEO of American Express.
He has been in the position since February 1, 2018. He has been a vice chairman of American Express since 2015 and was group president of Amex's global corporate services group before that.
Joseph Robert Swedish is an American healthcare executive and leader. He is senior adviser to the board of directors at Anthem, Inc., a Fortune 29 company, and was the CEO of Anthem, Inc. from 2013 to 2017, and for 12 years in a row was named Modern Healthcare’s one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare.
Timothy Donald Cook is an American business executive and industrial engineer. Cook is the chief executive officer of Apple Inc., and previously served as the company's chief operating officer under its cofounder Steve Jobs.
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal is an Indian steel magnate, based in the United Kingdom. He is the chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaking company. Mittal owns 38% of ArcelorMittal and holds an 11% stake in Queens Park Rangers F.C..
Randall Lynn Stephenson is an American telecommunications executive. He is the current chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T Inc. since May 9, 2007. He served as National Chair of the Boy Scouts of America from 2016 to 2018.
Daniel Charles Woodburn is an American actor, comedian, and activist for the disability rights movement linked to his dwarfism.
He played Mickey Abbott on the sitcom Seinfeld. He has more than 150 television and 30 film appearances to date.
Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz al Saud is a Saudi Arabian businessman, investor and a member of the Saudi royal family. He was listed on Time magazine's Time 100, an annual list of the hundred most influential people in the world, in 2008.
Hubert Joly is a businessman, currently serving as executive chairman of Best Buy. He was the former president, CEO and director of Carlson, a global hospitality and travel conglomerate based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, US.
Sunil Bharti Mittal is an Indian billionaire entrepreneur, philanthropist and the founder and chairman of Bharti Enterprises, which has diversified interests in telecom, insurance, real estate, education, malls, hospitality, Agri and food besides other ventures.
Stephen Allen Schwarzman is an American businessman, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman and CEO of The Blackstone Group, a global private equity firm he established in 1985 with former chairman and CEO of Lehman Brothers and US Secretary of Commerce Pete Peterson.
Andrew Stewart Mackenzie FRS is a Scottish businessman, and a former CEO of BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company. He succeeded Marius Kloppers, on 10 May 2013, and was succeeded by Mike Henry, at the start of 2020.
Robert Warren Dudley is an American-born businessman who is the former group chief executive of BP. He had served as president and chief executive of TNK-BP and on June 18, 2010, was assigned to be BP executive in charge of the Gulf Coast Restoration Organization responding to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
James Robert B. Quincey is a British businessman in the United States. After starting his career at Bain & Co, he joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1996 and was later named chief operating officer. He is now the chairman and chief executive officer.
Brian L. Roberts is an American billionaire businessman who is the chairman and chief executive officer of Comcast, an American company providing cable, entertainment, and communications products and services which was founded by his father, Ralph J.
Dieter Zetsche is a German engineer and business executive. He is the current chairman of TUI AG. He was the Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and head of Mercedes-Benz until 22 May 2019, a role he had held since 2006 in addition to being a member of the company's board since 1998.
Christian Sewing is a German banker, and the CEO of Deutsche Bank. He has been a member of the management board since 1 January 2015. On 8 April 2018 he was appointed chief executive officer of Deutsche Bank.
Frank Appel has been CEO of Deutsche Post since February 18, 2008. His present appointment is through October 2022. He has been Member of the Board of Management of Deutsche Post AG since November 1, 2002.
Roland Dickey Jr. is an American businessman. He is best known as the President and CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Pit, an American barbecue restaurant chain based in Dallas, Texas. He is the grandson of Travis Dickey, founder of the restaurant.
Edward D. Breen is an American business executive. He is the Executive Chairman of DuPont. Prior to this, he was the chair of the board and CEO of DuPont, a role he started on November 9, 2015. He also serves as a director of Comcast.
Devin Norse Wenig is an American business executive.
From July 2015 to September 2019, Wenig was president and CEO of eBay. From April 2008 to August 2011, Wenig was CEO of Thomson Reuters Markets, the financial and media businesses of Thomson Reuters Corporation.
Börje Ekholm is a Swedish business executive who is the current CEO of Ericsson, and has been since January 16, 2017. Prior to his appointment, he was CEO of Patricia Industries, and from 2005 to 2015 he was CEO of Investor AB.
Carmine Di Sibio is an Italian-born American business executive. He is the Global Chairman and CEO of EY, formerly known as Ernst & Young. Prior to being elected to his current post, Di Sibio was Global Managing Partner for Client Service at EY.
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American internet entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is known for co-founding Facebook, Inc. and serves as its chairman, chief executive officer, and controlling shareholder.
Sergio Marchionne was an Italian-Canadian businessman, widely known for his turnarounds of the automakers Fiat and Chrysler, his business acumen and his outspoken and often frank approach, especially when dealing with unpalatable issues related to his companies and the automotive industry.
Abigail Pierrepont Johnson is an American billionaire businesswoman. Since 2014, Johnson has been president and chief executive officer of American investment firm Fidelity Investments, and chairman of its international sister company Fidelity International.
Terry Gou is a Taiwanese billionaire businessman who is the founder, chairman and general manager of Foxconn. Foxconn is the world's largest contract manufacturer of electronics, with factories in several countries, mostly in mainland China where it employs 1.2 million people and is its largest private employer and exporter.
Lachlan Keith Murdoch is an Australian-British-American businessman and mass media heir. He is the executive chairman of Nova Entertainment, co-chairman of News Corp, executive chairman and CEO of the Fox Corporation, the founder of Australian investment company Illyria Pty Ltd, and a director of Sydney's Museum of Contemporary Art.
Daymond Garfield John is an American businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. He is best known as the founder, president, and CEO of FUBU, and appears as an investor on the ABC reality television series Shark Tank.
Phebe Novakovic is an American businesswoman and former intelligence officer. She serves as the Chairwoman and Chief Executive Officer of General Dynamics. As of 2018, she is listed as the world's 25th most powerful woman in business by Forbes.
Henry Lawrence "Larry" Culp, Jr. is an American business executive. He has been chairman and CEO of General Electric since October 2018. He is the first outsider to run GE in the company's 126-year history.
Prior to joining GE, Culp worked at Danaher Corporation in Washington, D.C. He joined the company in 1990 and served as CEO from 2001 through 2014. Culp joined the GE board of directors in April 2018.
Gunupati Venkata Krishna Reddy, also referred to as Dr GVK Reddy, is the Founder Chairman and Managing Director of GVK. a Hyderabad-based leading Infrastructure Conglomerate. GVK Reddy has reaffirmed the Indian mettle on a global arena. He set up India's first independent power plant in Andhra Pradesh, in 1997.
Lee Shau-kee GBM is a Hong Kong business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is well known real estate tycoon and majority owner of Henderson Land Development, a property conglomerate with interests in property, hotels, restaurants and internet services.
Noel Quinn is a British banking businessman who is CEO of HSBC Group as of August 2019, having succeeded John Flint. He initially assumed the position on an interim basis, but was named permanent CEO on March 2020.
Chavali Venkata Arvind Krishna Sarma, better known by his onscreen name Arvind Krishna is an Indian actor working mainly in Telugu films. After completing his formal education, he made his foray into acting.
Dikesh Malhotra is a Nepali businessman, philanthropist and the President and CEO of IMS Group. Malhotra is the only son of Nepali Businessman Deepak Malhotra, Chairman of IMS Group, and Sabita Malhotra, Director of Ebisu Jewellers and grandson of Dev Raj Malhotra.
Robert Holmes Swan is an American business executive, the CEO of Intel Corporation since January 2019. He joined Intel as CFO in October 2016 from General Atlantic, after spending years as CFO at eBay, Electronic Data Systems, and TRW Inc.
Jamie Dimon is an American billionaire business executive. He is chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the largest of the big four American banks, and was previously on the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Andrew S. Rosen is current Chairman and CEO of Kaplan, Inc., a global education company that began as a test prep provider in 1938 and was purchased by The Washington Post Company, now Graham Holdings Company, in 1984.
Charles de Ganahl Koch is an American businessman, political donor, and philanthropist. As of March 2019, he was ranked as the 11th-richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of $50.5 billion.
Timothy Charles Robert Noel Bentinck, 12th Earl of Portland, MBE, commonly known as Tim Bentinck, is an English actor and writer, known for his long-running role as David Archer in the BBC Radio 4 series, The Archers.
Sheldon Gary Adelson is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and political donor. He is the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corporation, which owns the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, and the parent company of Venetian Macao Limited, which operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and the Sands Expo and Convention Center.
Leslie Herbert Wexner is an American billionaire businessman, the founder and chairman emeritus of L Brands. Wexner grew a business empire after starting The Limited, a clothing retailer with a restricted selection of profitable items, and later expanded his holdings to include Victoria's Secret, Abercrombie and Fitch, Express, and Bath & Body Works.
Steven A. Kandarian was the president, chairman, and chief executive officer of MetLife. He became president and CEO on May 1, 2011, and chairman in January 2012 succeeding Robert Henrikson, who retired from those roles.
Vijay K. Thadani is an Indian businessman who co-founded NIIT along with Rajendra S. Pawar in 1981. He is currently the Managing Director of the company. He is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
He has been actively engaged with many industry associations.
Rajeev Suri is an Indian–Singaporean business executive and the CEO of Nokia. Before the current assignment in May 2014, he was the CEO of Nokia Solutions and Networks from 2009 and held various positions in Nokia since 1995.
Tatsumi Kimishima is a Japanese businessman and a former president of Nintendo. He was formerly the president of Nintendo of America from January 2002, succeeding Minoru Arakawa, until Reggie Fils-Aimé took his place in May 2006.
Timothy Ross Armstrong is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and actor. Known for his distinctive hoarse and soulful voice, he is the singer/guitarist for the punk rock band Rancid and hip hop/punk rock supergroup Transplants.
Patrice Louvet is a French American business executive. The CEO and president of the Ralph Lauren Corporation since July 17, 2017, he began his career at Procter & Gamble in 1989, where he held numerous executive roles across Northeast Asia, North America and Europe.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian billionaire business magnate, and the chairman, managing director, and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Ltd., a Fortune Global 500 company and India's most valuable company by market value.
Phiwa Nkambule is a technology entrepreneur and businessperson best known for co-founding Riovic and leading it as its chief executive officer. He previously founded Cybatar and sits on the board of the Royal Science and Technology Park.
Bernardus Cornelis Adriana Margriet "Ben" van Beurden is the CEO of Royal Dutch Shell plc. Van Beurden joined Shell in 1983, after graduating with a master's degree in Chemical Engineering from Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands.
Douglas L. Peterson is the chief executive officer of S&P Global, formerly McGraw Hill Financial. He became president and chief executive officer in November 2013. Peterson has served on S&P Global’s Board of Directors since July 2013. He originally joined the company as president of Standard & Poor's Ratings Services in 2011.
James Howard Goodnight is an American billionaire businessman and software developer. He has been the CEO of SAS Institute since 1976, which he co-founded that year with other faculty members of North Carolina State University.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire is the CEO and chairman of Schneider Electric, the global specialist of energy management and industrial automation, with €25.7bn in revenues in 2018, 137,000+ employees worldwide, and a global presence in over 100 countries.
Masayoshi Son is a Korean-Japanese billionaire technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. He is the founder and chief executive officer of the Japanese holding company SoftBank, CEO of SoftBank Mobile and chairman of UK-based Arm Holdings.
Tony Aquila is an American businessman. He is the founder and former chairman and CEO of Solera Holdings, a technology company that provides risk and asset management software and services to the automotive industry, as well as the property and casualty insurance industry.
Kevin Maurice Johnson, nicknamed "KJ" is an American former professional basketball player and Democratic Party politician who served as the 55th Mayor of Sacramento, California from 2008 to 2016. He is the husband of educator Michelle Rhee.
Raymond Kwok Ping Luen JP is the chairman and managing director of Sun Hung Kai Properties, the largest property developer in Hong Kong. He is the chairman of SUNeVision Holdings Ltd. and SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings Limited. He is the youngest son of Kwok Tak Seng, and the youngest brother of Walter Kwok, and Thomas Kwok.
Dilip Shanghvi is an Indian billionaire businessman and one of the country's richest people. He founded Sun Pharmaceuticals. The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2016.
William H. Rogers Jr. is an American businessman, who is the president and chief operating officer of Truist Financial Corporation.
Prior to that he was chairman and chief executive officer of Atlanta-based SunTrust Banks, Inc.
Rakesh Khanna is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Atos Syntel and a member of the Atos Executive Committee.
He served as Syntel's Chief Executive Officer and President until October 2018, after being appointed interim CEO in November 2016.
Rajesh Gopinathan is the CEO and Managing Director of Tata Consultancy Services, a global IT firm. He was elevated to the role of Chief Executive in February 2017 after serving as the Chief Financial Officer since 2013.
Akio Toyoda is a Japanese business executive and the current president of Toyota Motor Corporation. He is the great grandson of the Japanese industrialist Sakichi Toyoda, and the grandson of both the founder of Toyota Motors Kiichiro Toyoda and the founder of the Takashimaya department stores corporation Shinshichi Iida.
Sergio Pietro Ermotti is a Swiss investment banker and former stock trader. He has been the chief executive officer of UBS Group AG since November 2011, having held the position on an interim basis since September 2011.
Herbert Diess is the chairman of the board of management of Volkswagen Group as well as the chairman of the board of management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand. In 2018 he was named one of the "Best CEOs in the World" by the CEOWORLD magazine.
Bill Hilf is the Chief Executive Officer of Vulcan Inc. He was appointed CEO on 2 December 2016, succeeding Paul Allen. Before becoming CEO of Vulcan Inc., he was the Senior Vice President and General Manager at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise’s Cloud business unit, where he was responsible for engineering, product management, and product marketing.
Robert "Bob" Chapek is an American media executive and businessman who is chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Company. Before becoming CEO on February 25, 2020, he was the Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products.
Timothy J. Sloan is an American banker. He was the chief executive officer of Wells Fargo from October 2016 until he resigned in March 2019, after significant pressure related to an ongoing controversy related to an account fraud scandal.
The John Mackey Award is presented annually to college football's most outstanding tight end. Established in 2000 by the Nassau County Sports Commission, the award is given annually to the tight end who best exemplifies the play, sportsmanship, academics, and community values of Pro Football Hall of Fame tight end John Mackey.
Greg Creed was the CEO of Yum! Brands, from January 2015 until December 2019, when he retired, remaining on its board of directors.
He was the CEO of Taco Bell, from February 2011 until January 2015. He began as a Taco Bell executive in 2001, and began his career as a Yum! executive in 1994. Prior to that, he worked at Unilever. He holds a business degree from the Queensland University of Technology. He serves on the board of directors of the Whirlpool Corporation.
Richard Barton is an American internet entrepreneur and the chief executive officer of Zillow Group. Barton founded online travel company Expedia, Inc., real-estate internet company Zillow, and job search engine and career community Glassdoor.