Fortune List of 50 most powerful Business Women in the world

2012  Rank

2011 Rank

NameCompanyCountry
1--Maria das Graças FosterPetrobrasBrazil
22Gail KellyWestpacAustralia
31Cynthia CarrollAnglo AmericanBritain
44Barbara KuxSiemensGermany
55Chanda KochharICICI BankIndia
66Güler SabanciSabanci HoldingTurkey
7--Alison CooperImperial Tobacco GroupBritain
88Sock Koong ChuaSingapore TelecommunicationsSingapore
910Annika FalkengrenSEBSweden
103Marjorie ScardinoPearsonBritain
117Maria RamosABSASouth Africa
129Ornella BarraAlliance BootsBritain
13--Sandra PetersonBayer CropscienceGermany
1411Ho ChingTemasekSingapore
1513Nancy McKinstryWolters KluwerNetherlands
1615Dominique ReinicheCoca-ColaFrance
1719Deborah HenrettaProcter & GambleSingapore
1817Yafang SunHuawei TechnologiesChina
19--Karen AgustiawanPertaminaIndonesia
2018Patricia BarbizetPPRFrance
2121Angela AhrendtsBurberryBritain
2232Isabelle EaletGoldman SachsBritain
23--Elizabeth CorleyAllianz Global InvestorsGermany
2412Marina BerlusconiFininvestItaly
2516Dominique SenequierAXA Private EquityFrance
2614Ana Patricia BotínSantander UKBritain
2727Maureen ChiquetChanelFrance
2828Lubna OlayanOlayan FinancingSaudi Arabia
29--Mary Lynn Ferguson-McHughProcter & GambleSwitzerland
30--Mingzhu DongZhuhai Gree GroupChina
3131Françoise GriManpower GroupFrance
32--Mariana GheorgheOMV PetromRomania
3330Clara GaymardGEFrance
3422Grace D. LiebleinGM DO BrazilBrazil
35--Carolyn McCallEasyJetBritain
3629Fengying WangGreat Wall MotorChina
3733Shikha SharmaAxis BankIndia
38--Michelle GassStarbucksBritain
39--Isabelle CourvilleHydro-Quebec DistributionCanada
4041Naina Lal KidwaiHSBCIndia
4142Wei Sun ChristiansonMorgan StanleyChina
4225Umran BebaPepsiCoHong Kong
4339Monika RibarPanalpinaSwitzerland
4438Kristin Skogen LundTelenor GroupNorway
45--Christine DayLululemonCanada
4623Ann PickardRoyal Dutch ShellAustralia
4720Cher WangHTCTaiwan
48--Yang LiuAtlantis Investment Management GroupHong Kong
49--Olga PleshakovaTransaero AirlinesRussia
5044Efrat PeledArison InvestmentsIsrael