Friday, August 24, 2012

World's 20 most powerful women 2012

A couple of days ago, the Forbes came out with the list of 100 most powerful women in the world.

The magazine ranked them according to the traditional classifications of power, such as political and economic might, and for being outstanding in social and cultural scene.


Who are they

  • 8 heads of state, 
  • 25 chief executive officers (CEOs) - together they controls $984billion in revenues,
  • 11 billionaires - worth nearly $80billion,
  • 12 entrepreneurs,
  • 10 celebrities, and
  • many others


The following is the list of the top 20, and if you feel like reading, click on the Forbes link I have provided above.

Angela Merkel (Germany) and Hillary Clinton (United States) head the pack.



Oprah still sit pretty well up there long after her last TV talkshow end.


Kudos and thank you each and everyone of you ladies for being such an inspiration.

Source: The Forbes (link above)

6 comments:

tehr said...

fuh, nampaknya lady gaga pun masuk senarai tu

de engineur said...

@tehr. Dah jadi kegilaan anak2 muda. Im not even a fan.

Angie said...

Gosh, there must be some mistakes!
Lady Gaga?!!! lol, yup me too, am not even a fan...

princess said...

errr, they forgot to put my name in :D hehe!

AVCr8teur said...

Impressive list. Nice to see powerful and influential women in the limelight.

Anonymous said...

They r mostly from the States!