From Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra at General Motors Co. to Chairman Janet Yellen at the U.S. Federal Reserve to Daniele Nouy at the European Central Bank’s supervisory board, women nabbed top posts last year.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will deliver the opening speech at next week’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, which will be attended by a record number of chief executive officers.
For Josef Ackermann, head of Germany’s biggest bank, the World Economic Forum is a curtain call for the top power broker of an industry under attack.
If there’s one thing the chief executive officers of beverage makers PepsiCo Inc. and Coca-Cola Co. can agree on, it is the enduring appeal of former U.S. President Bill Clinton .
"2015 is a year when we are at a crossroads."
- Klaus Schwab on Jan 14, 2015