International women’s day is celebrated on 8 March. And on this occasion thousands of events are held throughout the world to inspire the women and celebrate achievements. So, we have come up with the list of Top 10 powerful women in world who have done tremendous job. These ladies are enough for your motivation. Let’s check this list out.
1. Angela Dorothea Kasner:
Known by Angela Merkel. She is Europe’s most successful elected female politician till the date. She was the Germany’s first female chancellor and stands to become longest serving elected female head of government. Hats off to this lady for her great contribution!
2. Dilma Rousseff:
Rousseff is the first Brazilian politician who has been the 36th President of Brazil. She is the first woman to hold the office.
3. Sonia Gandhi:
Indian politician, who has served as President of the Indian National Congress party after the death of her husband Rajiv Gandhi. She has become the longest serving president in last one decade of the Congress party.
4. Christine Lagarde:
Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde is a French lawyer and a managing director of International Monetary Fund since 5 July 2011.
5. Geun Hye Park:
She is the first woman to be elected as President in South Korea, and was considered the most conservative candidate for the presidential race.
6. Virginia Marie “Ginni” Rometty:
Well who is not aware of IBM Corporation and you will be surprised by knowing this that Virginia Rometty is best Chairmen and CEO of IBM. With this, she handles the positions of Senior Vice President and Group Executive for Sales, Marketing, and Strategy at IBM. Now who says that women don’t have management skill?
7. Dr. Margaret Chan Fung Fu Chun:
Dr Chan has done a great contribution and devoted herself in field of health. Currently she is the Director-General of the World Health Organization and elected by the Executive Board of WHO.
8. Jill Ellen Abramson:
Abramson is an author and journalist best known as the executive editor of The New York Times. She is the first women Executive editor who has contribute in journalism and has made a mark for others.
9. Janet Yellen:
Yellen is an American economist. She is the Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Her contribution towards maximum employment was a incredible.
10. Indra Nooyi:
Indra is an Indian-American business executive and the current Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo. PepsiCo is second largest food and beverage business in the world by net revenue. She boosted quarterly results which lead to revenue jumped 1.2% to $13 billion.
These famous personalities are much aged. Beside that Age has never become the barrier for these successful women in their carrier. They have achieved the milestone and yet to go so far to server their services to the county. We should feel proud and encourage them for their contribution in the field.