Business Leader Rankings



Executive paywatch: 100 Highest-paid CEOs, 2016

American Banker

Most powerful women in banking, Sept. 2016
Most powerful women in finance, Sept. 2016


World's best CEOs, March 2016 (free sample; subscription required) (alternative link: see Factiva)

Business Today

India's best CEOs, 2016

Campden FB (formerly Families in Business)
Top 50 family business leaders, May 2016

Chief Executive Magazine
Most valuable CEOs: wealth creators index, Nov. 2015

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


Most influential experts and think tanks on Twitter, May 2017

Fast Company
50 Greatest business leaders of the 20th century, Sept. 2005

Most creative people in business, May 2018

Financial Times

50 Leading business pioneers, March 2015
New Europe 100: Eastern Europe's emerging technology stars, Nov. 2017 

America's 60 richest self-made women, June 13, 2017

Business person of the year, Nov. 2015
China's 400 richest, 2016

World's 100 most powerful women, June 2016

World's billionaires, March 2017

Foreign Policy
Leading global thinkers, 2017

Business person of the year, 2016

Top 40 under 40, Sept. 1, 2017

Most powerful women, Sept. 2017

World’s 50 Greatest Leaders, March 2017

Harvard Business Review

100 Best-performing CEOs in the world, Nov. 2018

HR Magazine

HR most influential thinkers, Sept. 2016

Most influential CEOs on Twitter, May 2016

Institutional Investor
Alpha rich list: the 25 highest-earning hedge fund managers, May 2016

Inspiring Fifty
Inspiring 50: the most inspirational women in European tech, 2017
Management Today
Top 35 women in business under 35, July 2016
Manager Magazin
Die Reichsten Deutschen (Germany's Richest), Oct. 2016
Morningstar Insider Trading
CEO Compensation ranking, 2016

Poets & Quants

World's best 40 under 40 business school professors, March 2017

Singapore Business Review
Most influential business professors under 40, Aug. 2016

Thinkers 50

The Thinkers 50: the world's top business thinkers, Nov. 2017


Time 100: the most influential people in the world, April 2017


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