SBI’s Arundhati Bhattacharya amongst Forbes’ most powerful women

SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya is amongst the 5 Indian women who featured in this year’s Forbes’ 100 most powerful women in the world list. The list was topped by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Indian women in the list:-

  • Indra Nooyi (Pepsi Co – 13th) (Indian Born but US Citizen now)
  • Arundhati Bhattacharya (SBI – 36th)
  • Chanda Kocchar (ICICI Bank– 43rd)
  • Padamshree Warrior (Cisco – 71st)
  • Kiran Mazumdar (Biocon – 92nd) (Indian Born but US Citizen now)

Top 10 Most Powerful Women in the World:

  1. Angela Merkel (Germany – Politics)
  2. Janet Yellen (US – Finance)
  3. Melinda Gates (US – Philanthropy/NGO)
  4. Dilma Rousseff (Brazil – Politics)
  5. Christine Lagarde (France – Philanthropy/NGO)
  6. Hillary Clinton   (US –   Politics)
  7. Mary Barra (US – Business)
  8. Michelle Obama (US – Politics)
  9. Sheryl Sandberg (US – Technology)
  10. Virginia Rometty (US – Technology)


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