Business Leader Rankings



Executive paywatch: 100 Highest-paid CEOs, June 2019

American Banker

Most powerful women in banking, Sept. 2018
Most powerful women in finance, Sept. 2018


Top 100 Women Financial Advisors , June 2019
World's best CEOs, May 2018 (free sample; subscription required) (alternative link: see Factiva)

Most influential men and women on Twitter, 2018

Business Today

India's best CEOs, 2019

Campden FB (formerly Families in Business)
Top 50 family business leaders, May 2017

CEO World Magazine
Top CEOs and business leaders on Twitter, Jan. 2018
Chief Executive
CEO of the year, July 2019

Chronicle of Philanthropy
Philanthropy 50: America's biggest donors, Feb. 2018

Fast Company
50 Greatest business leaders of the 20th century

Most creative people in business, May 2019

Financial Times

50 Leading business pioneers
Europe's 100 digital champions, Nov. 2018

30 under 30: Asia - Europe - NA,  Dec. 2019
Midas list: world's top 100 venture capitalists, April 2020

World's 100 most powerful women,  Dec. 2019

World's billionaires, March 2020


Foreign Policy
Leading global thinkers, 2019

Business person of the year, 2019

Top 40 under 40,  July 2019

Most powerful women, Oct. 2019

World’s 25 Greatest Leaders,  2020

Harvard Business Review

CEO 100: The Best-performing CEOs in the world, Nov. 2019 (last edition - see Nov. 2020 editorial "Why We’ve Stopped Ranking CEOs")

HR Magazine

HR most influential thinkers,  2018

Institutional Investor
Rich list: the highest-earning hedge fund managers, Apr. 2019

Inspiring Fifty
Inspiring 50: the most inspirational women in European tech: Europe (2017) - France (2018) - Netherlands (2019) 
Management Today
Top 35 women in business under 35, 2018
Manager Magazin
Die Reichsten Deutschen (Germany's Richest), Oct. 2018
MIT Technology Review
Innovators under 35, 2018
Morningstar Insider Trading
CEO Compensation ranking, 2018

Poets & Quants

World's best 40 under 40 MBA professors, April 2019

Private Equity News
Top 50 in European private equity, Dec. 2019

Thinkers 50

The Thinkers 50: the world's top business thinkers, Nov. 2019 (every two years)


Time 100: the most influential people in the world, April 2018


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