List of top CEOs who have ruled the world and have taken their organisations to great heights.

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The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a company is the most senior corporate officer or executive in charge of managing an organization. Holding one of the most powerful positions in an organization, CEOs in the corporate sector primarily handle the responsibility of maximizing the value of an entity, while those in the non-profit sector are concerned with achieving the organization’s mission. While the CEO of any organization, whether small or big, has a very significant role to play in the company’s success, the CEOs of major corporations have the power to influence not just their own company but the entire industry in which it operates. There have been several famous CEOs who have changed the industrial world in their own ways, one of them being Steve Jobs—the CEO of Apple Inc—who revolutionized the tech industry. Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, and Larry Page are a few other prominent CEOs who have positively impacted the world. In the predominantly male-oriented business world, ambitious women CEOs like Indra Nooyi, Marissa Mayer, Ursula Burns, and Mary Barra have proven their worth by heading Fortune 500 companies. Browse on to learn more about the life and works of famous CEOs from all over the world.
Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos
American

Bill Gates Bill Gates
American

Steve Jobs Steve Jobs
American
Sundar Pichai Sundar Pichai
Indian, American

Tim Cook Tim Cook
American

Jack Ma Jack Ma
Chinese

Kevin Jonas Kevin Jonas
American

Bill Ackman Bill Ackman
American

Jamie Dimon Jamie Dimon
American

Jim Walton Jim Walton
American

Lachlan Murdoch Lachlan Murdoch
Australian, British, American

Meg Whitman Meg Whitman
American

Marcus Lemonis Marcus Lemonis
Lebanese, American
Indra Nooyi Indra Nooyi
American

Jan Koum Jan Koum
American

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James Murdoch James Murdoch
British, American

Jeff Zucker Jeff Zucker
American

Jack Welch Jack Welch
American

Robin Sharma Robin Sharma
Canadian, Mauritian

Fred Goodwin Fred Goodwin
British, Scottish
Shaun So Shaun So
American

Bob McNair Bob McNair
American

Donna Rice Donna Rice
American
Nina Gray Nina Gray
American

Matt Haag Matt Haag
American

Bill Ford Bill Ford
American