We can’t even imagine the World without women. This listing is dedicated to those women who are using their voice & work to change the World. According to forbes.com, These are the top 10 most powerful women in the world.
1. Angela Merkel
Angela Merkel is a German politician serving as Chancellor of Germany since 2005.
2. Theresa May
Theresa Mary May is a British politician serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2016.
3. Christine Lagarde
Christine Lagarde is a French lawyer and politician who is currently serving as the Managing Director (MD) and Chairwoman of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
4. Mary Barra
Mary Barra is the Chairwoman and CEO of General Motors Company.
5. Abigail Johnson
Abigail Johnson is an American businesswoman. Since 2014, Johnson has been president and chief executive officer of US investment firm Fidelity Investments (FMR), and chairman of its international sister company Fidelity International (FIL).
6. Melinda Gates
Melinda Gates is an American philanthropist. She is a former Microsoft employee and co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She worked at Microsoft, where she was project manager for Microsoft Bob, Encarta and Expedia.
7. Susan Wojcicki
Susan Wojcicki is a Polish-American technology executive. She has been the CEO of YouTube since February 2014.
8. Ana Patricia Botín
Ana Patricia Botín is a Spanish banker. On 10 September 2014 she was appointed executive chairman of Santander Group, the fourth generation of the Botín family to hold this role. Prior to this she was CEO of Santander UK, a role she held from December 2010.
9. Marillyn Hewson
Marillyn Hewson is the chairman, president and chief executive officer of Lockheed Martin.
10. Ginni Rometty
Ginni Rometty is an American business executive. She is the current chair, president, and CEO of IBM, and the first woman to head the company.
(This listing is author’s personal view. Source: Internet )