1000 CEOs

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Penguin, Aug 17, 2009 - Business & Economics - 512 pages
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From moguls to maverick CEOs, learn their secrets, share their success

From safe hands to young turks, risk takers to innovators - get the instant profiles of 1,000 of the world's best CEOs. Definitive biographies deliver all the essential information on each CEO's career, their highs, lows, management style, vision and distilled wisdom, providing vital lessons that will give YOU the competitive advantage.

Pick up tips from the icons of business, from Bill Gates to Lou Gernster. Draw on the experiences of big partnerships and family dynasties and find out how the likes of Steve Jobs make innovation essential. Plus, discover things you can do NOW - from motivation to how to handle a crisis.

Incisive, insightful and inspiring, this is your chance to meet and learn from the CEO's leading the business world.


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Michael Luscombe CEO MD Woolworths Ltd
Passing on the torch
Leading turnarounds
Herbert Hainer CEO Adidas AG
Gail J McGovern President CEO American Red Cross
Cynthia Carroll CEO Anglo American
Randall L Stephenson Chairman President CEO ATT Inc
Andrea Jung CEO Avon

John T Chambers Chairman CEO Cisco Systems
Walt Disney Founder CEO 192366 The Walt Disney Company
Mark Zuckerberg Founder CEO Facebook
Henry Ford Founder President 190619 Ford Motor Company
The inspired leader by Marshall Goldsmith
Muhammad Yunus Founder Managing Director Grameen Bank
Brian Goldner President CEO Hasbro Inc
David Packard Cofounder Chairman CEO 196468 HP
Amancio Ortega Gaona Chairman Inditex
Andy Grove President Chairman CEO 198798 Intel Corp
Ashok Khosla President International Union for Conservation of Nature
Nicholas W Moore MD CEO Macquarie Group Ltd
George W Merck President Chairman 192557 Merck Co Inc
Innovate and thrive
Bill Gates Chairman CEO 19762000 Microsoft Corp
Jochen Zeitz CEO Puma AG
James Laurence Balsillie CoCEO Research In Motion
Ma Yun Cofounder CEO Alibabacom Ltd
Jeff Raikes CEO The Bill Melinda Gates Foundation
Richard D Fairbank Founder Chairman CEO Capital One
Jiang Nanchun Founder Chairman CEO 200308 Focus Media
Craig A Dubow Chairman President CEO Gannett
Hans Helmerich President CEO Helmerich Payne
Qiu Bojun Chairman President Kingsoft
Jørgen Vig Knudstorp CEO LEGO
Paul Jacobs CEO Qualcomm Inc
Jeff M Fettig Chairman President CEO Whirlpool Corp
Green innovations
The customercentered approach
Jeff Bezos Founder CEO Amazoncom
Sunil Mittal Chairman CEO Bharti Airtel
Michael Dell CEO Dell Inc
Adrian Gore Founder CEO Discovery Holdings Ltd
Charles Ergen President CEO DISH Network EchoStar
Estée Lauder Founder CEO Estée Lauder
Terry Taiming Gou Founder CEO Hon Hai Precision
Mukesh Jagtiani CEO Landmark Group
The customercentered approach
Philip Knight Cofounder Chairman CEO 19642004 Nike Inc
Larry Ellison Cofounder CEO Oracle
Juan Trippe Founder Pan American World Airways
Konosuke Matsushita Founder CEO 191861 Panasonic
Mike Lazaridis President CoCEO Research In Motion
Bob Simpson Chairman CEO XTO Energy
Li Yanhong President CEO Baidu
Wang Chuanfu Chairman CEO BYD Group
Charles R Schwab Jr Founder Chairman Charles Schwab Corp
Aubrey K McClendon Chairman CEO Chesapeake Energy
The power of instinct
Li Kashing Founder Chairman Cheung Kong Holdings Ltd
Francisco DSouza Cofounder President CEO Cognizant
Lisa N Drakeman President CEO Genmab
Shi Yuzhu Chairman CEO Giant Interactive
Giorgio Armani Cofounder CEO Giorgio Armani
S G Hinduja Chairman President Hinduja Group
Naresh Goyal Founder Chairman Jet Airways
Leslie H Wexner Chairman CEO Limited Brands
Paul V Galvin Cofounder CEO 192859 Motorola
Jenhsun Huang Cofounder President CEO NVIDIA
Chen Tianqiao Cofounder Chairman CEO Shanda Entertainment
Charles Zhang Chairman CEO Sohucom
Anil Agarwal CEO Vedanta Resources
Ma Huateng Chairman CEO Tencent Holdings Ltd
William R Berkley Founder CEO W R Berkley Corp
Jerry Yang Cofounder CEO 200708 Yahoo Inc
Family matters
Motivate success
The diversity dividend
Kumar Mangalam Birla Chairman Aditya Birla Group
Marcio Cypriano President Banco Bradesco
Amadeo Giannini Founder Bank of America
Stephen D Bechtel Jr President CEO 196090 Bechtel Group Inc
Bradbury Anderson Chairman CEO Best Buy Co Inc
W James McNerney Jr CEO The Boeing Company
Lawrence Kellner Chairman CEO Continental Airlines
JeanFrançois Decaux CEO JCDecaux
Motivate success
Paul Walsh CEO Diageo
Peter Rose Chairman CEO Expeditors International
Jeffrey Immelt Chairman CEO General Electric
Galen Weston Sr Chairman President George Weston Ltd
Leo Burnett CEO 193567 Leo Burnett Worldwide
JeanPaul Agon CEO LOréal
Charles E Merrill Cofounder Partner 191444 Merrill Lynch
Alan George Lafley Chairman CEO Procter Gamble
Talking the talk
Geoff Dixon CEO 200108 Qantas Airways Ltd
Mukesh Ambani CEO Reliance Industries
Susan M Ivey Chairman President CEO Reynolds American
Ricardo Semler Majority Owner CEO Semco SA
Muriel Siebert President CEO Siebert Financial Corp
Om Prakash Bhatt MD Chairman State Bank of India
Ditlev Engel CEO Vestas Wind Systems
Xavier Huillard CEO Vinci
Good citizens
Brett Godfrey Cofounder CEO Virgin Blue
Martin Winterkorn CEO Volkswagen AG
H Lee Scott Jr President CEO 200009 WalMart Stores
Katharine Graham CEO 196391 Washington Post Company
Angela Braly President CEO WellPoint
Christina Gold President CEO Western Union
Gail Kelly CEO Westpac Banking Corporation
Josette Sheeran Executive Director UN World Food Program
Margaret Chan DirectorGeneral World Health Organization
James Leape DirectorGeneral WWF International
People power
Nadine Chakar Chair BNY Mellon Asset Servicing BV
Andrew Demetriou CEO Australian Football League
Kevin W Sharer President Chairman CEO Amgen Inc
Richard E Waugh President CEO Bank of Nova Scotia
Tony Hayward CEO BP
Ben Verwaayen CEO 200208 BT Group
N Murray Edwards ViceChairman Canadian Natural Resources
R Kerry Clark Chairman CEO Cardinal Health Inc
Jørgen Buhl Rasmussen President CEO Carlsberg AS
Leslie Moonves President CEO CBS Corp
Sidney Toledano President CEO Christian Dior
Robert W Lane Chairman CEO Deere Co
Fulvio Conti CEO Enel SpA
CarlHenric Svanberg President CEO LM Ericsson
Zhang Ruimin Chairman CEO Haier Group
David M Cote Chairman CEO Honeywell International
Leading the team
Carol Scott Founder CEO 19792006 Imperial Car Rental
ACG Connie Molusi CEO 200307 Johnnic Comm
Ingrid MatthäusMaier CEO 19992008 KfW Bank Group
Robert A Niblock CEO Lowes Companies Inc
Luiza Helena Trajano Rodrigues CEO Magazine Luiza
Mary Kay Ash Founder CEO 19632001 Mary Kay Inc
Steven Ballmer CEO Microsoft Corp
Junior John Ngulube CEO Munich Re of Africa
Sibongile Mkhabela CEO Nelson Mandela Childrens Fund
Daniel Vasella Chairman CEO Novartis AG
Daniel R DiMicco Chairman President CEO Nucor Corporation
Brenda C Barnes Chairman CEO Sara Lee
Gary C Kelly Chairman President CEO Southwest Airlines
Peter Sands CEO Standard Chartered plc
Richard Templeton Chairman President CEO Texas Instruments
Jeffrey L Bewkes President CEO Time Warner
Frederic M Poses Chairman CEO 200008 Trane Inc
David Morgan CEO 19992006 Westpac Banking Corporation
Carol A Bartz CEO Yahoo Inc
David C Novak President CEO Yum Brands Inc
The diversity dividend
The anatomy of companies
Lynn Blodgett President CEO Affiliated Computer Services Inc
Henri de Castries CEO AXA Group
Helene D Gayle President CEO CARE
Reto Francioni Chairman CEO Deutsche Börse AG
Fred Smith Founder Chairman President CEO FedEx
Alfred P Sloan CEO 192346 General Motors Company
James Wood President CEO J Paul Getty Trust
Andrew Witty CEO GlaxoSmithKline
The anatomy of companies
Mikhail Piotrovsky Director State Hermitage Museum
Takeo Fukui President CEO 200309 Honda Motor Company Ltd
Juan Manuel Suárez Del Toro Rivero President IFRC
James E Burke Chairman CEO 197689 Johnson Johnson
Richard T Clark CEO Merck Co Inc
Barbara Stocking Director Oxfam GB
Frédéric Oudéa CEO Société Générale
Howard Stringer Chairman CEO Sony Corp
Toward a collaborative future
Nicholas Serota Director Tate Gallery
Ann Veneman Executive Director UNICEF
D Scott Davis CEO United Parcel Service
George David President CEO 19942008 United Technologies
JeanBernard Lévy CEO Vivendi
James J Schiro CEO Zurich Financial Services
William C Rhodes III CEO AutoZone
Jürgen Hambrecht Chairman CEO BASF
E Hunter Harrison President CEO Canadian National
Koichi Fukaya President CEO 200308 Denso Corp
Dorothy Thompson CEO Drax Group
Luis Ubiñas President Ford Foundation
JeanPierre Garnier CEO 200008 GlaxoSmithKline
Clara Furse CEO London Stock Exchange Group
The oversight of the board
Hisakazu Imaki President CEO 200308 Mazda Motor Corp
Paul G Allen Cofounder Microsoft Corp
Terunobu Maeda President CEO Mizuho Financial Group
Mark G Parker President CEO Nike Inc
Michio Kariya President CEO Nikon Corp
Heliane Canepa CEO 200107 Nobel Biocare
Ray R Irani Chairman President CEO Occidental Petroleum
Jesús F Reyes Heroles CEO PEMEX Petróleos Mexicanos
José Sergio Gabrielli de Azevedo President CEO Petrobrás
William H Swanson Chairman CEO Raytheon Company
Risa LavizzoMourey CEO Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Josh Silverman CEO Skype
Richard L George President CEO Suncor Energy
Marijn Dekkers President CEO Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
Carol Meyrowitz President CEO The TJX Companies Inc
Philippe P Dauman President CEO Viacom
Taking time out
Strategies for success
Shantanu Narayen CEO Adobe Systems
Klaus Kleinfeld CEO 200507 Siemens AG
Kenneth Chenault Chairman CEO American Express
Patricia Woertz CEO Archer Daniels Midland Company
Warren Buffett Founder Chairman CEO Berkshire Hathaway
Laurence D Fink Chairman CEO BlackRock Inc
Norbert Reithofer CEO BMW
David OReilly Chairman CEO Chevron Corp
Josef Ackermann CEO Deutsche Bank
Frank Appel Chairman CEO Deutsche Post World Net
Strategies for success
Margaret Whitman CEO 19982008 eBay
Paolo Scaroni CEO Eni SpA
Rex W Tillerson Chairman CEO ExxonMobil
Didier Lombard CEO France Telecom
Lloyd Blankfein Chairman CEO Goldman Sachs
Gerd Leipold Executive Director Greenpeace International
Carlos Fernández González CEO Grupo Modelo SA de CV
JeanFrançois van Boxmeer Chairman CEO Heineken
Darwin Smith Chairman CEO 197191 KimberlyClark
Alwaleed Al Saud Chairman CEO Kingdom Holding Co
Route to the top
Eric Daniels CEO Lloyds TSB plc
Nobuo Kuroyanagi CEO Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
Satoru Iwata President CEO Nintendo Company Ltd
OlliPekka Kallasvuo President CEO Nokia
Marjorie Scardino CEO Pearson
Tom Albanese CEO Rio Tinto
Henning Kagermann CEO SAP AG
Jeffrey Noddle Chairman CEO Supervalu Inc
Atsutoshi Nishida President Director CEO Toshiba Corp
Michael Frenzel CEO TUI AG
Richard Bond President CEO 200609 Tyson Foods
Richard Kovacevich Chairman CEO 19982007 Wells Fargo
The first 100 days
George W Buckley Chairman President CEO 3M
JeanCyril Spinetta Chairman CEO Air FranceKLM
Thomas J Wilson II Chairman President CEO Allstate Corp
Daniel Hajj Aboumrad CEO América Móvil
Sergio Balbinot CoCEO Assicurazioni Generali
David R Brennan CEO AstraZeneca
Michael John Turner CEO 200208 BAE Systems
Mark Thompson Directorgeneral British Broadcasting Corp BBC
Todd Stitzer CEO Cadbury Global
Fred Green President CEO Canadian Pacific Railway
Lou Jiwei Chairman CEO China Investment Corp CIC
Wang Jianzhou Chairman CEO China Mobile Ltd
Vikram Pandit CEO Citigroup
H Lawrence Culp Jr President CEO Danaher Corp
Wolfgang Mayrhuber Chairman CEO Deutsche Lufthansa
Wulf H Bernotat Chairman CEO EON
Randy Eresman President CEO EnCana Corp
C Kevin McArthur President CEO 200608 Goldcorp Inc
Paul S Otellini President CEO Intel Corp
Olavo Egydio Setúbal CEO 19862008 Banco Itaú
The power of persuasion
Thomas J Falk Chairman President CEO KimberlyClark
Wolfgang Reitzle CEO Linde Group
Mike Jatania CEO Lornamead Group
Clarence Cazalot President CEO Marathon Oil Corp
David B Snow Jr Chairman CEO Medco Health Solutions Inc
Gerard Kleisterlee CEO Philips
Alan Joyce CEO Qantas Airways Ltd
Dai Houliang Senior Vicepresident CFO Sinopec Corp
Christopher Dale Pratt Chairman Director Swire Pacific
Mário Cesar Pereira de Araújo CEO TIM Participações
Ann Moore Chairman CEO Time Inc
W Edmund Clark President CEO TD Bank Financial Group
Patrick Cescau CEO 200508 Unilever
William R Klesse Chairman CEO Valero Energy Corp
Ivan G Seidenberg Chairman CEO Verizon Communications
Vittorio Colao CEO Vodafone Group plc
Leif Johansson President Director CEO Volvo
Robert A Iger President CEO Walt Disney
Richard Goyder CEO Wesfarmers
Gunter Thielen CEO 200207 Bertelsmann AG
John Chidsey Chairman CEO Burger King
Lee Iacocca President Chairman CEO 197892 Chrysler
Sergio Marchionne CEO Fiat
G Richard Wagoner Jr Chairman CEO 200009 GM
Leading turnarounds
Lou Gerstner Chairman CEO 19932002 IBM
Samuel Palmisano President CEO IBM
Dominique StraussKahn Managing Director IMF
Carlos Ghosn President CEO Nissan Renault
Rochelle B Lazarus Chairman CEO Ogilvy Mather
Mary Sammons CEO Rite Aid
John Rose CEO RollsRoyce plc
Jeroen van der Veer CEO Royal Dutch Shell
Yun Jongyong CEO 19962008 Samsung Electronics Company
Mervyn Davies Chairman CEO 200106 Standard Chartered
Cool heads in a crisis
Harold Kvisle President CEO TransCanada Corp
Anne Mulcahy Chairman CEO Xerox Corp
Miles D White Chairman CEO Abbott Laboratories
William P Sullivan President CEO Agilent Technologies
Patricia Russo CEO 200608 AlcatelLucent
Gregory Case President CEO Aon
Rahul K Bajaj Chairman CEO 19682005 Bajaj Auto
James M Cornelius Chairman CEO BristolMyers Squibb
Willie Walsh CEO British Airways
Douglas R Conant President CEO Campbell Soup Company
Wendell P Weeks Chairman CEO Corning Incorporated
Oswald J Grübel CoCEO 200307 Credit Suisse
René Obermann CEO Deutsche Telekom
David N Farr Chairman President CEO Emerson Electric
Shigetaka Komori President CEO FUJIFILM Holdings Corp
Nicholas D Chabraja Chairman CEO General Dynamics
James L Ziemer President CEO HarleyDavidson Inc
Jack Bovender Chairman CEO HCA
Making the numbers
John B Hess CEO Hess Corp
Corrado Passera CEO Intesa Sanpaolo
Yogesh Chander Deveshwar Chairman CEO ITC
Nam Joongsoo CEO KT Corp
James Tisch President CEO Loews Corp
Stuart Rose CEO Marks Spencer plc
Brian Duperreault President CEO Marsh McLennan MMC
James A Skinner Chairman CEO McDonalds Corp
John H Hammergren Chairman CEO McKesson Corp
Eckhard Cordes Chairman CEO Metro AG
Gregory Brown President CEO Motorola
Bart Becht CEO Reckitt Benckiser
Antonio Brufau Chairman CEO Repsol YPF
Alan J Lacy Chairman CEO 200006 Sears Roebuck Co
Toshifumi Suzuki Chairman CEO Seven I Holdings Co Ltd
Peter Löscher CEO Siemens AG
Daniel R Hesse CEO Sprint Nextel
Ekkehard D Schulz Chairman ThyssenKrupp AG
John Murphy CEO Visy
Alan Parker CEO Whitbread
The business of ethics
Driving efficiency
Michael Diekmann Chairman CEO Allianz
Kenneth D Lewis CEO Bank of America
Fujio Mitarai President CEO Canon Inc
José Luis Durán Chairman CEO 200508 Carrefour SA
Ralph Norris MD CEO Commonwealth Bank of Australia
James Sinegal Founder CEO Costco
Louis Gallois CEO CoCEO Airbus EADS
Jack Welch Chairman CEO 19812001 General Electric
Driving efficiency
Mark Hurd CEO HewlettPackard
Frank Blake CEO Home Depot
Ingvar Kamprad Founder CEO 194386 IKEA
James Dimon Chairman CEO JP Morgan Chase Co
Ray Kroc Founder CEO McDonalds
Dominic DAlessandro President CEO Manulife Financial
Jeffrey B Kindler Chairman CEO Pfizer Inc
Gordon M Nixon President CEO Royal Bank of Canada
From values to value
Steve Burd Chairman President CEO Safeway Inc
Andrew Gould Chairman CEO Schlumberger Ltd
Osamu Suzuki President COO CEO Suzuki Motor Corp
Terry Leahy CEO Tesco
Katsuaki Watanabe President CEO 200509 Toyota Motor Corp
Koichiro Matsuura Directorgeneral UNESCO
Sam Walton Founder WalMart
Nils Smedegaard Andersen CEO AP MøllerMærsk Group
Alain J P Belda Chairman CEO Alcoa
Matthew K Rose Chairman President CEO BNSF Corp
Gregg Engles Chairman CEO Dean Foods Company
John Donahoe President CEO eBay
William P Lauder President CEO Estée Lauder Companies
The advantages of power sharing
Kendall J Powell Chairman CEO General Mills
John Rishton President CEO Koninklijke Ahold NV
Robert J Stevens Chairman President CEO Lockheed Martin
Akimitsu Ashida President CEO Mitsui OSK Lines
John J Mack Chairman CEO Morgan Stanley
Steve Odland Chairman CEO Office Depot Inc
Marco Tronchetti Provera Chairman CEO Pirelli Group
Harry Roels CEO 200307 RWE AG
Paula Rosput Reynolds CEO 200608 Safeco
Mats Jansson CEO SAS
Gregg W Steinhafel President CEO Target Corp
John E Potter Postmaster General CEO US Postal Service
Giving a little back
The vision thing
Irene Khan Secretary General Amnesty International
Frank Chapman CEO BG Group
Bill Allen President 194568 Chairman 196878 Boeing Company
Angela Ahrendts CEO Burberry
Lew Frankfort Chairman CEO Coach Inc
Roberto Goizueta Chairman CEO 198197 CocaCola
Kushal Pal Singh CEO DLF
Andrew N Liveris Chairman CEO Dow Chemical Company
The vision thing
Pierre Gadonneix CEO EDF
Alexei Borisovich Miller Deputy Chairman CEO Gazprom
Roberto Civita Chairman CEO 19902000 200507 Abril Group
Chung Mongkoo Chairman HyundaiKia
Kundapur Vaman Kamath CEO ICICI Bank
Sarthak Behuria Chairman Managing Director Indian Oil Corp
Irene Rosenfeld Chairman CEO Kraft Foods Inc
Allan Moss CEO 19932008 Macquarie Bank
J Willard Marriott Sr Founder CEO 192772 Marriott
Satoshi Miura President CEO NTT Corp
Deciding factors
Indra Nooyi President Chairman CEO PepsiCo Inc
Roberto Marinho Chairman 19312003 Globo
Anil Ambani CEO Reliance ADA
Edward Rogers Jr President CEO 19622008 RCI
Abdullah S Jumah President CEO 19952008 Saudi Aramco
Ratan Tata Chairman CEO Tata Group
Ruben K Vardanyan President CEO Troika Dialog
Steven Roth CEO Vornado Realty Trust
Turning the company green
John Mackey Chairman CEO Whole Foods Market
Nancy McKinstry CEO Wolters Kluwer
Anna Christina Ramos Saicali President CEO B2W
Werner Wenning Chairman CEO Bayer
Laurent Beaudoin CEO 197999 200408 Bombardier Inc
Cem Boyner Chairman CEO Boyner Holdings AS
Mark P Mays President CEO Clear Channel Communications Inc
Antonio M Perez Chairman CEO Eastman Kodak Company
Dale Vince Founder MD Ecotricity
Juliet Davenport CEO Good Energy
Daniel Servitje CEO Grupo Bimbo
Luis Frias Chairman CEO Grupo Folha UOL
Emilio Botín President Santander Group
David J Lesar Chairman President CEO Halliburton
Focusing on the future
Katherine J Harless President CEO 200608 Idearc Inc
John V Faraci Chairman CEO International Paper
Yang Yuanqing Chairman Lenovo Group Ltd
Håkan Samuelsson Chairman CEO MAN AG
Stanley Fink CEO 200007 Man Group
Judith McGrath Chairman CEO MTV Networks Company
Miuccia Prada Chief Designer Prada
Patrizio Bertelli CEO Prada
Jeffrey H Schwartz Chairman CEO 200508 ProLogis
Ralph Izzo Chairman President CEO Public Service Enterprise Group
PierreAndré de Chalendar CEO SaintGobain
Galina Ilyashenko General Director CEO Seventh Continent
Gérard Mestrallet Chairman CEO GDF Suez
Jonathan Schwartz President CEO Sun Microsystems
Tom Carroll President CEO TBWA Worldwide Inc
Catherine Elizabeth Hughes CEO Radio One
Executive education
The art of confidence
Michael Szymanczyk Chairman CEO Altria Group Inc
August A Busch IV President CEO 200608 AnheuserBusch
Philip Green CEO Arcadia Group
François Pinault Founder PPR Artemis Group
Stelios HajiIoannou CEO Easygroup
Gianni Agnelli President 19662003 Honorary from 1996 Fiat
Carlos Slim Helú Founder Chairman Grupo Carso
José Ignacio Sánchez Galán CEO Iberdrola
The art of confidence
Bernard Arnault Chairman CEO LVMH Christian Dior
Maurice Saatchi Cofounder Saatchi Saatchi MC Saatchi
Rupert Murdoch Chairman CEO News Corp
Michael OLeary CEO Ryanair
Subroto Roy Chairman CEO Sahara Group
Christophe de Margerie CEO Total SA
Kerkor Kerkorian President CEO Tracinda Corp
Donald Trump Chairman CEO Trump Organization
Polished public relations
Vijay Mallya CEO United Breweries
Richard Branson Founder Chairman CEO Virgin Group
Fu Chengyu CEO China National Offshore Oil Corp
Brian L Roberts Chairman CEO Comcast Corp
John W Rowe Chairman President CEO Exelon Corp
Andrew Forrest CEO Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
Ren Zhengfei President CEO Huawei Technologies Company Ltd
Gareth Davies CEO Imperial Tobacco
Koo Bonmoo Chairman CEO LG Group
Vagit Alekperov Founder President LUKOIL
Nabeel Gareeb CEO 200208 MEMC Electronic Materials Inc
Hugh Grant Chairman President CEO Monsanto
Christian Streiff Chairman CEO 200609 PSA Peugeot Citroën
Sergey Bogdanchikov President Rosneft
Older and wiser?
Global opportunities
Ones to watch
Lakshmi Mittal Chairman CEO Arcelor Mittal
Alfredo Sáenz Abad CEO Banco Santander
Marius Kloppers CEO BHP Billiton
Baudouin Prot CEO BNP Paribas
Paul Adams CEO British American Tobacco
Gregory Page Chairman CEO Cargill
James Mulva Chairman CEO ConocoPhillips
Dieter Zetsche Chairman CEO Daimler AG
Global opportunities
Franck Riboud Chairman CEO Groupe Danone
Eric Schmidt CEO Google
Thomas Krens Director 19882008 Guggenheim Foundation
Stefan Persson CEO HM
Michael Geoghegan CEO HSBC Group
Nandan Nilekani Cofounder Chairman CEO 200207 Infosys
Andrea Guerra CEO Luxottica
Steen Riisgaard President CEO Novozymes AS
Indian leaders
Wendelin Wiedeking CEO Porsche AG
Leigh Clifford CEO 200007 Rio Tinto
Graham Mackay CEO Sabmiller
Jacques Lamarre President CEO SNCLavalin Group Inc
Howard Schultz Chairman CEO Starbucks
César Alierta Chairman CEO Telefónica
Solomon Trujillo CEO 200509 Telstra
Frank P Lowy CoFounder Executive Chairman Westfield Group
The China generation
Azim Premji Chairman CEO Wipro
Robert B Zoellick President World Bank Group
Martin Sorrell CEO WPP
Michael Davis CEO Xstrata plc
Michael Smith CEO ANZ
Xu Lejiang Chairman Baosteel Group
John Varley CEO Barclays Bank
Martin Bouygues Chairman CEO Bouygues Group
Alberto Weisser Chairman CEO Bunge Ltd
John P Wiehoff Chairman CEO CH Robinson Worldwide
Bill Gammell CEO Cairn Energy plc
James W Owens Chairman CEO Caterpillar
Brazils new bosses
Lorenzo H Zambrano Chairman CEO Cemex
Roger Agnelli CEO Vale
Muhtar Kent President CEO CocaCola
Wei Jiafu President CEO China Ocean Shipping Co COSCO
Brian A McNamee CEO CSL Ltd
Charles O Holliday Jr Chairman CEO 19982008 DuPont
Pier Francesco Guarguaglini CEO Finmeccanica
Luis Alejandro Pagani President CEO Grupo Arcor
Joaquín Ayuso García Chairman CEO Grupo Ferrovial SA
ClausDietrich Lahrs CEO Hugo Boss AG
Carlos Alves de Brito CEO InBev
Brad D Smith President CEO Intuit
Tigers of the far east
Ian Cheshire CEO Kingfisher plc
Bruno Lafont Chairman CEO Lafarge
Paul Bulcke CEO Nestlé
Zhou Jiping President Vicechairman PetroChina Company Ltd
Mohamed Hassan Marican President CEO Petronas
William J Doyle President CEO PotashCorp
Paul Desmarais Jr Chairman CoCEO Power Corp of Canada
Prasert Bunsumpun President CEO PTT
JeanPascal Tricoire Chairman CEO Schneider Electric
Helge Lund President CEO StatoilHydro ASA
Kunio Takeda Chairman CEO Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Masaaki Furukawa President Toyota Tsusho Corp
Alessandro Profumo CEO UniCredit Group
Arun Sarin CEO 200308 Vodafone
James T Ryan President CEO WW Grainger Inc
Yin Yimin President Executive Director ZTE Corp
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