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List of Chief Executive Officers

The following is a list of chief executive officers (CEOs) of notable companies. The list also includes lead executives with a position corresponding to CEO (Managing Director), and any concurrent positions held (Chairman, President, etc.).

List of CEOs

Company Executive Title Since Education Notes Updated
Accenture Pierre Nanterme Chairman and CEO 2011 ESSEC Replaced William D. Green, who became executive chairman. 2015-01-17
ACE Limited Evan G. Greenberg Chairman, President, and CEO 2004 New York University (attended); College of Insurance (attended) Former COO of American International Group. 2015-01-17
Aditya Birla Group Kumar Birla Chairman 1995   Part of the Birla family business house in India. 2015-01-17
Adobe Systems Shantanu Narayen President and CEO 2007 Osmania University, Bowling Green State University, Haas School of Business Formerly with Apple Inc. 2015-01-17
Agenus Garo H. Armen Founder, Chairman, CEO 1994 City University of New York   2015-01-17
Alliance Boots Stefano Pessina Executive Vice Chairman and acting CEO 2006 Polytechnic University of Milan   2015-01-17
Alcatel-Lucent Michel Combes CEO 2013 École Polytechnique Previously CEO of Vodafone 2015-01-17
Alcoa Klaus Kleinfeld Chairman and CEO 2008 Georg August University, University of Würzburg Formerly with Siemens AG 2015-01-17 Jeff Bezos Founder, President, CEO, and Chairman 1994 Princeton University   2015-01-17
AMD Lisa Su CEO and President 2014 MIT Formerly with Texas Instruments 2013-09-13
American Express Kenneth Chenault Chairman and CEO 2001 Bowdoin College, Harvard Law School Third African-American CEO of a Fortune 500 company 2015-11-22
American Airlines Group Doug Parker Chairman and CEO 2013 Albion College, Vanderbilt University Previously CEO for US Airways 2015-01-17
Anthem Inc. Joseph R. Swedish CEO 2013 UNC Charlotte, Duke University   2016-03-06
AOL Inc. Tim Armstrong CEO and Chairman 2009 Connecticut College Formerly with Google 2015-01-17
Apple Inc. Tim Cook CEO 2011 Auburn University, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University Replaced from Steve Jobs 2015-01-17
Arcelor Mittal Lakshmi Niwas Mittal Chairman and CEO 2006 St. Xavier's College, Calcutta   2015-01-17
AT&T Inc. Randall L. Stephenson Chairman and CEO 2007 University of Central Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma   2015-01-17
BAE Systems Plc Ian King CEO 2008   Also director of Rotork 2015-01-17
Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Tapan Singhel MD and CEO 2012 Banaras Hindu University   2017-07-12
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Francisco González Chairman and CEO 2000 Complutense University of Madrid   2015-01-17
Bank of America Brian Moynihan CEO 2009 Brown University, University of Notre Dame Law School   2015-01-17
Barclays Antony Jenkins Group Chief Executive 2012 Trinity Hall, Cambridge, University of Cambridge, Harvard Business School   2015-01-17
Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett Chairman and CEO 1970 University of Pennsylvania, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Columbia University One of the world's wealthiest people, currently ranked third 2015-01-17
Best Buy Hubert Joly President and CEO 2012 Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris Previously CEO of Carlson Wagonlit Travel 2015-01-17
Bharti Enterprises Sunil Bharti Mittal Founder and Chairman 1985 Punjab University   2015-01-17
Blackstone Group Stephen A. Schwarzman Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder 1985 Yale University, Harvard Business School   2015-01-17
BHP Billiton Andrew Mackenzie CEO 2013 University of Bristol   2015-01-17
BMW Norbert Reithofer Chairman of the Board of Management 2006 Munich University of Applied Sciences, Technical University Munich   2015-01-17
BNY Mellon Gerald Hassell CEO 2011 Duke University, Stern School of Business   2016-03-06
Boeing Dennis Muilenburg President and CEO 2015      
Boston Consulting Group Rich Lesser President and CEO 2013 Harvard Business School, University of Michigan Replaced Hans-Paul Bürkner 2015-01-17
BP Bob Dudley Group Chief Executive 2010 University of Illinois, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Southern Methodist University   2015-01-17
Campbell Soup Company Denise Morrison President and CEO 2011 Boston College   2015-01-17
Canonical Ltd. Jane Silber CEO 2010 University of Cape Town Replaced Mark Shuttleworth. 2015-01-17
Capgemini Paul Hermelin Chairman & CEO 2012      
Capital One Financial Richard Fairbank Founder, Chairman and CEO 1988 Stanford University   2015-01-17
Caterpillar Inc. Douglas R. Oberhelman Chairman and CEO 2010 Millikin University   2015-01-17
Cavium Networks Syed B. Ali President and CEO 2000 Osmania University, University of Michigan   2015-01-17
CBS Corporation Leslie Moonves President and CEO 2006 Bucknell University   2015-01-17
Cisco Systems Chuck Robbins CEO 2015 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill   2015-07-27
Citigroup Michael Corbat CEO 2012 Gannon University, Columbia University   2015-01-17
Coca-Cola Muhtar Kent Chairman and CEO 2008 Tarsus American College   2015-01-17
Cognizant Technology Solutions Francisco D'Souza CEO 2007 Carnegie Mellon University   2015-01-17
Comcast Brian L. Roberts Chairman and CEO 2002 Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania   2015-01-17
ConAgra Gary Rodkin CEO 2005 Rutgers University, Harvard Business School Formerly with PepsiCo. 2015-01-17
Credit Suisse Tidjane Thiam CEO 2015 École Polytechnique Formerly with Prudential 2016-05-13
Crown Worldwide Group James E. Thompson Chairman and founder 1965 San Jose State University   2015-01-17
Daimler AG Dieter Zetsche Chairman of the board of management 2006 University of Karlsruhe, University of Paderborn   2015-01-17
Dell Inc Michael Dell Chairman of the Board and CEO 1984 University of Texas at Austin Founder. 2015-01-17
Delta Air Lines, Inc. Richard H. Anderson CEO 2007 University of Houston-Clear Lake
South Texas College of Law
Former CEO of Continental Airlines 2015-01-17
Deutsche Bank John Cryan Co-Chairman of the Management Board 2015 University of Cambridge   2015-12-14
Deutsche Post World Net Frank Appel CEO 2008 University of Munich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology   2015-01-17
DineEquity Julia Stewart Chairman and CEO 2007 San Diego State University Parent of IHOP and Applebee's 2015-01-17
DLF Limited Kushal Pal Singh Chairman 1979 Meerut College   2015-01-17
The Dow Chemical Company Andrew Liveris President, Chairman and CEO 2004 University of Queensland   2015-01-17
Dr. Reddy's G. V. Prasad Co-chairman and CEO 2001 Illinois Institute of Technology, Purdue University   2015-01-17
Eastman Kodak Jeff Clarke CEO 2014 Northeastern University, State University of New York at Geneseo   2015-01-17
EADS Tom Enders CEO 2012 University of Bonn, University of California   2015-01-17
eBay Devin Wenig President and CEO 2008 Dartmouth College, Stanford Graduate School of Business   2015-01-18
Electronic Arts Andrew Wilson CEO 2013     2015-01-18
Ericsson Hans Vestberg President and CEO 2010 Uppsala University Chairman of the Swedish Handball Association 2015-01-18
Exxon Mobil Rex Tillerson Chairman and CEO 2006 University of Texas at Austin   2015-01-18
Facebook Mark Zuckerberg Chairman and CEO 2004 Ardsley High School, Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard University Co-founded Facebook in 2004. 2015-01-18
FedEx Frederick W. Smith Chairman, president and CEO 1971 Yale University   2015-01-31
Fiat S.p.A. Sergio Marchionne        
Fidelity Investments Abigail Johnson        
Ford Motor Company Mark Fields CEO and President 2014    
Foxconn Electronics Inc Terry Gou        
FUBU Daymond John        
Formula One Management Bernie Ecclestone        
General Dynamics Phebe Novakovic Chairman and CEO 2014    
General Electric Jeffrey R. Immelt     Dartmouth College, Harvard Business School  
General Motors Mary T. Barra CEO 2014 Kettering University, Stanford Graduate School of Business  
Gerdau André Bier Gerdau Johannpeter CEO 2007 Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, University of Toronto, Ashridge Business School and Wharton School.  
GlaxoSmithKline Andrew Witty        
Goldman Sachs Lloyd Blankfein     Harvard College, Harvard Law School  
Google Sundar Pichai CEO 2015-08-10 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT KGP), Stanford University, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Former director of Jive Software from April 2011 to July 30, 2013. 2015-09-07
GMA Network Felipe Gozon        
GMR Group Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao Founder and CEO      
GVK Group Gunupati Venkata Krishna Reddy Founder and CEO      
Haas Outdoors Toxey Haas Founder and CEO 1986 Mississippi State University Parent company of Mossy Oak
Halliburton David J. Lesar        
HCL Technologies C Vijayakumar        
Henderson Land Development Co. Ltd. Lee Shau Kee Chairman and Managing Director 1976     2013-09-30
Hewlett-Packard Meg Whitman President and CEO 2011 Princeton University, Harvard Business School Formerly with eBay 2013-09-30
Hindalco Kumar Mangalam Birla        
Home Depot Frank Blake        
Honeywell David M. Cote     University of New Hampshire  
HP Hood LLC John A. Kaneb        
HSBC Stuart Gulliver        
IBM Virginia M. Rometty Chairwoman, President and CEO 2012 Northwestern University    
IGATE Ashok Vemuri CEO      
IKEA Mikael Ohlsson        
Inchcape plc André Lacroix        
Infosys Technologies Limited Vishal Sikka[61]        
Intel Brian Krzanich CEO 2013   Replaced Paul Otellini
InterCall Scott Etzler President and CEO 1999 Indiana University, Kellogg School of Management Also serves on the board of Steppenwolf Theater Company[62]
J.Crew Millard Drexler CEO 2003 Questrom School of Business, M.B.A. Former CEO of The Gap, also director at Apple Inc.
Jefferies & Company Richard B. Handler Chairman, CEO, and President 2001 BA Economics University of Rochester, MBA Stanford University Longest tenured CEO of a major Wall Street Firm
JP Morgan Chase James Dimon CEO and Chairman 2004 Tufts University, Harvard Business School also on the board of the New York Federal Reserve
Juniper Networks Kevin Johnson CEO 2008   formerly of Microsoft
Kaplan, Inc. Andrew Rosen        
Kingdom Holding Company Al-Waleed bin Talal        
Koch Industries Inc. Charles G. Koch        
Land Securities Robert Noel CEO 2012 Reading University  
Lanco Infratech Madhusudhan Rao Lagadapati CEO   Wayne State University  
Las Vegas Sands Sheldon Adelson        
Lehman Brothers Richard S. (Dick) Fuld, Jr.        
L.L. Bean Christopher McCormick        
Larsen & Toubro Limited A M Naik        
Lockheed Martin Marillyn Hewson        
Macy's, Inc. Terry J. Lundgren        
Manchester United David Gill        
Marks and Spencer Stuart Rose        
McDonald's Steve Easterbrook        
McKinsey Dominic Barton Managing Director 2009 University of British Columbia, Brasenose College, Oxford Succeeded Ian Davis 2014-8-4
Mercedes-Benz Dieter Zetsche        
Merrill Lynch John Thain        
Mesa Air Group Jonathan Ornstein        
MetLife Steven A. Kandarian        
MGA Entertainment Isaac Larian        
Microsoft Satya Nadella CEO 2014-02-04 Manipal University, Hyderabad Public School, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business was executive vice president of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group[65] 2014-09-12
Mile High Comics Chuck Rozanski        
Mindtree Krishnakumar Natarajan CEO and Managing Director   XLRI Ex-Chairman of NASSCOM 2014-02-04
Morgan Stanley James P. Gorman        
Motorola Greg Brown        
Mozilla Mitchell Baker        
MySQL AB Marten Mickos        
MySpace Chris DeWolfe        
Nation Media Group Wilfred Kiboro CEO 1993   Replaced by Linus Gitahi in 2006. Still serves as the chairman of the NMG and Wilfay Investments Ltd. boards and serves on the boards of Standard Chartered Kenya and EABL as a non-executive director.
National Amusements Sumner Redstone        
NBCUniversal Steve Burke        
NCR Corporation Bill Nuti Chairman and CEO 2005 Long Island University  
Newlog Yochanan Vollach        
News Corporation Keith Rupert Murdoch        
New York Times Company Janet L. Robinson        
NIIT Vijay K. Thadani        
Nike Mark Parker     Penn State University  
Nissan Carlos Ghosn     École des Mines de Paris  
Nokia Rajeev Suri CEO & President 2014 Manipal Institute of Technology He was the CEO of Nokia Solutions and Networks earlier 2014-04-29
Nortel Mike S. Zafirovski        
Novartis Daniel Vasella        
Nintendo Tatsumi Kimishima        
Office Depot Steve Odland        
Oxford Sustainable Group Hadley Barrett        
Oracle Corporation Larry Ellison        
Orascom Telecom Holding Naguib Sawiris        
Outback Steakhouse Chris T. Sullivan        
People Analytics Inc. (IranPoll) Amir Farmanesh President and CEO 2005 University of Maryland
Syracuse University, Maxwell School
PepsiCo Indra Nooyi CEO 2006 Yale School of Management  
Pfizer Henry McKinnell        
Pizza Hut David C. Novak        
Playboy Enterprises Scott Flanders        
Polo Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren        
Popular, Inc. Richard Carrión        
Procter & Gamble David S. Taylor President and CEO 2015 Duke University   2016-03-06
Prudential Financial, Inc. John Strangfeld        
Qantas Airways Limited Alan Joyce        
Qwest Communications International Richard Notebaert        
Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Anil Ambani Chairman 1983 University of Mumbai, University of Pennsylvania   2013-09-14
Reliance Industries Limited Mukesh Ambani Chairman 2002 Institute of Chemical Technology, Stanford University (attended) One of India's wealthiest people.Currently ranked one in India.
Renault Carlos Ghosn        
Rite Aid Corporation Mary Sammons        
Rocawear Jay-Z        
Royal Ahold N.V. John Rishton        
Royal Bank of Canada Gordon Nixon     Queen's University  
Royal Bank of Scotland Ross McEwan        
Royal Dutch Shell Ben van Beurden        
Ryanair Michael O'Leary        
S. C. Johnson & Son Herbert Fisk Johnson III        
SAAB Automobile AB Jan-Åke Jonsson        
SandRidge Energy Tom L. Ward Chairman and CEO 2006 University of Oklahoma former President, COO and co-founder of Chesapeake Energy
Samsung Oh-Hyun Kwon        
SAP AG Bill McDermott CEO 2010 Dowling College, Northwestern University[68]  
SAS Institute James Goodnight        
Sbarro James J. Greco CEO and President 2012 Georgetown University, University of Miami School of Law Formerly with Le Duff America, Bruegger's, Fieldbrook Farms, and Natural Country Farms
Schneider Electric Jean-Pascal Tricoire CEO and Chairman 2006    
Scottrade Rodger O. Riney        
Seagate Technology Steve Luczo        
Siemens A.G. Peter Löscher President and CEO 2007 Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Harvard University, Michigan State University Formerly with General Electric and Merck
Simon Property Group David Simon        
SingTel Chua Sock Koong        
Sirius Satellite Radio Mel Karmazin        
Sleep Country Canada Stephen K. Gunn        
SoftBank Masayoshi Son        
Solera Holdings Tony Aquila Chairman and CEO 2005    
Southwest Airlines Gary C. Kelly        
Sonic Corporation J. Clifford Hudson Chairman and CEO      
Sony Corporation Kazuo Hirai President and CEO 2012    
Sony Computer Entertainment Andrew House President and CEO 2011 Ronaldo Mouchawar Founder and CEO 2005    
Starbucks Coffee Company Howard Schultz        
Statoil Helge Lund        
Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd. Walter Kwok        
Sun Microsystems Jonathan I. Schwartz        
Sun Pharmaceutical Dilip Shanghvi Founder and CEO      
SunTrust Banks Inc. James M. Wells, III        
Supervalu Inc. Jeff Noddle        
Sulekha Satya Prabhakar        
Swedbank Jan Lidén        
Syntel Inc. Bharat Desai        
Target Corporation Gregg Steinhafel Chairman, President, and CEO 2008    
Tata Consultancy Services Rajesh Gopinathan   2016 Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad Replaced N Chandrasekaran 2016-01-18
Tata Steel N Chandrasekaran        
Telefónica César Alierta CEO and Chairman 2000 Columbia University  
Telmex Carlos Slim Helú        
Telstra David Thodey        
Temasek Holdings Ho Ching        
Tesco Philip Clarke        
Tim Hortons Paul D. House        
Time Warner Jeffrey L. Bewkes        
Tod's Diego Della Valle Managing Director 1970 University of Bologna  
TJX Companies, Inc. Carol Meyrowitz        
Tracinda Corporation Kerkor "Kirk" Kerkorian        
The Siegel Group Nevada, Inc Stephen Siegel        
The Travelers Companies Jay S. Fishman        
Trump Organization Donald Trump       Current president of the United States of America
Toyota Hiroshi Okuda        
Toys for Bob Paul Reiche III        
Toys "R" Us Gerald L. Storch        
Tradeking Donato A. Montanaro        
T. Rowe Price William Stromberg President and CEO 2016 Johns Hopkins University, Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business   2017-02-24
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Philip I. Kent        
Twitter Jack Dorsey CEO      
UAL Corporation Glenn F. Tilton        
UBS AG Sergio Ermotti        
U.S. Century Bank Octavio Hernández        
United Parcel Service D. Scott Davis        
UGI Corp. Lon R. Greenberg        
United States Steel Corp. John P. Surma        
Valeant Pharmaceuticals J. Michael Pearson Chairman and CEO 2008 Duke University, Darden School of Business  
Valero Energy Corporation William R. Klesse        
Verizon Communications Lowell McAdam Chairman and CEO 2011 Cornell University, University of San Diego Former CEO of Verizon Wireless
Viacom Philippe P. Dauman          
Vodafone Vittorio Colao        
Volkswagen Matthias Müller        
Vulcan Inc. Paul Allen        
The Walt Disney Company Robert Iger Chairman and CEO      
Walgreen Company Gregory Wasson        
Wal-Mart Doug McMillon        
Warner Bros. Barry Meyer        
Washington Mutual Kerry Killinger        
The Washington Post Company Donald Graham        
Wells Fargo Timothy J. Sloan Chairman, President, and CEO      
Whole Foods Market John Mackey        
Williams-Sonoma Laura J. Alber Director, President, and CEO 2010 University of Pennsylvania replaced W. Howard Lester
Windstream Corporation Jeffery Gardner        
Winn-Dixie Peter Lynch        
Wipro Technologies Limited Abidali Neemuchwala        
World Wrestling Entertainment Vincent K. McMahon Founder, Chairman and CEO 1980 Chairman
2009 CEO
East Carolina University Chairman of the Executive Committee
Yahoo! Marissa Mayer CEO 2012 Stanford University Former spokesperson at Google
YG Entertainment Yang Hyun Suk Founder and CEO 1996     2013-9-30
Yum! Brands, Inc. David C. Novak Chairman and CEO 2001 University of Missouri Formerly COO for Pepsi-Cola. 2013-9-30

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