Forbes 10 Most Powerful Women 2016

These are the most powerful women in the world for the year 2016, as per Forbes.

Jun 07, 2016, 19:53 PM IST
Ana Patricia Botin, Chair, Banco Santander, Spain
1/10

10) Ana Patricia Botin, Chair, Banco Santander, Spain

Meg Whitman, CEO, HP, US
2/10

9) Meg Whitman, CEO, HP, US

Susan Wojcicki, CEO, YouTube, US
3/10

8) Susan Wojcicki, CEO, YouTube, US

Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook, US
4/10

7) Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook, US

Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF
5/10

6) Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF

Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors, US
6/10

5) Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors, US

Melinda Gates, Cochair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
7/10

4) Melinda Gates, Cochair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Janet Yellen, Chair, US Federal Reserve
8/10

3) Janet Yellen, Chair, US Federal Reserve

Hillary Clinton, Presidential Candidate, US
9/10

2) Hillary Clinton, Presidential Candidate, US

Angela Merkel, Chancellor, Germany
10/10

1) Angela Merkel, Chancellor, Germany