The Financial Times unveils its ranking of most influential women of the year
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The Financial Times unveils its ranking of most influential women of the year

1 December 2022
1 min.
The Financial Times unveils its ranking of most influential women of the year

People of the Year

American singer Billie Eilish, described as the "voice of a generation", British Prince Harry's wife, the Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, and retired tennis player Serena Williams have been named among the 25 most powerful women of the year by the Financial Times on Thursday.

Also on the list were U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, who became the first African-American woman to hold the position, CEO of fashion house Yves Saint Laurent Francesca Bellettini, Citigroup Bank CEO Jane Fraser, Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin, Colombian Vice President Francia Marquez and Pakistan's Minister of Climate Change Sherry Rehman.

Also included on the list were Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley, Aviva British insurance chief Amanda Blanc, the former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos philanthropist MacKenzie Scott, England women's national football team head coach Sarina Wiegman, who won the European Championship with the team, Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh, who starred in Everything Everywhere All at Once, 2021, Nobel Prize-winning Frenchwoman Annie Ernaux.

Moreover, the newspaper included former Japanese Army soldier Rina Gonoi, who spoke out about sexual harassment cases in the Japanese army; Iranian women who come out to protest across the country; Kenyan environmental activist Paula Kahumbu; Zimbabwean writer Tsitsi Dangarembga and many others.

You can read more about each woman by clicking here.

Persons19 and Companies5 in the news

Zimbabwean filmmaker
1 place
Chief executive officer of WildlifeDirect
2 place
French writer
3 place
Malaysian actress
4 place
football manager
5 place
Chief executive officer (CEO) of Aviva
6 place
Prime Minister of Barbados
7 place
Member of the Senate of Pakistan
8 place
Vice President of Colombia
9 place
Prime Minister of Finland
10 place
President of Yves Saint Laurent
11 place
Chief executive officer of Citigroup
12 place
American jurist
13 place
Professional tennis player
15 place
16 place
Novelist, philanthropist
18 place
Industrialist, media proprietor, and investor
19 place
2 place
4 place
5 place
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Rating companies
15 Mention
14 Mention
12 Mention
10 Mention
Ford Motor Company
10 Mention
JP Morgan Chase
9 Mention
White House
8 Mention


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