India's 10 Most Powerful Business Women

Arundhati Bhattacharya, chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI), remains the most powerful woman in the Indian business sector, according to Fortune India. ICICI Bank's Chanda Kochhar and Shikha Sharma of Axis Bank follow Ms Bhattacharya at the second and third positions, respectively. Besides, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) chairperson and managing director Nishi Vasudeva has bagged the fourth position, while AZB & Partners co-founder Zia Mody and Capgemini India chief executive Aruna Jayanthi shared the fifth rank.

Dec 02, 2015, 14:22 PM IST
1. Arundhati Bhattacharya, Chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI)
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1. Arundhati Bhattacharya, Chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI)

2. Chanda Kochhar (ICICI Bank MD and CEO)
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2. Chanda Kochhar (ICICI Bank MD and CEO)

3. Shikha Sharma (MD & CEO, Axis Bank)
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3. Shikha Sharma (MD & CEO, Axis Bank)

4. Nishi Vasudeva (Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) chairperson and managing director)
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4. Nishi Vasudeva (Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) chairperson and managing director)

5. Zia Mody (Co-founder, AZB Partners)
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5. Zia Mody (Co-founder, AZB Partners)

6. Aruna Jayanthi (Capgemini India chief executive)
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6. Aruna Jayanthi (Capgemini India chief executive)

7. Preetha Reddy (Managing director, Apollo Hospital Enterprises)
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7. Preetha Reddy (Managing director, Apollo Hospital Enterprises)

8. Mallika Srinivasan (TAFE CEO)
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8. Mallika Srinivasan (TAFE CEO)

9. Yasmin Hilton (Shell India chairperson)
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9. Yasmin Hilton (Shell India chairperson)

10. Chitra Ramkrishna (NSE MD and CEO)
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10. Chitra Ramkrishna (NSE MD and CEO)