Four Indians among world’s 100 most powerful women

According to the Forbes’ 12th annual list, four Indians are among the world’s 100 most powerful women who are “transforming the world”.

  • The list is topped by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

The top 10 include:

  1. German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
  2. S. presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton.
  3. Philanthriopist Melinda Gates. (wife of bill gates)
  4. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
  5. GM CEO Mary Barra.
  6. IMF Chief Christine Lagarde.
  7. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
  8. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
  9. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki.
  10. S. First Lady Michelle Obama.

Indians in the list:

  • SBI Chief Arundhati Bhattacharya.

  • ICICI bank head Chanda Kochhar.

  • Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

https://i2.wp.com/economictimes.indiatimes.com/thumb/msid-25821383,width-640,resizemode-4/kiran-mazumdar-shaw-biocon.jpg

  • HT Media Chair Shobhana Bhartia.

https://i2.wp.com/images.idiva.com/media/photogallery/2012/Apr/women_billionaires_shobhana_600x450.jpg

Merkel has made it to the list 10 times over the past 12 years — nine times as No 1.

Sources: The Hindu.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s