4. Paul Otellini, Intel
Paul Otellini, Intel

Otellini notched an extra three percentage points for his leadership at Intel this year, taking his rating to 93%.

Intel has been pushing the hot new PC form factor: ultrabooks, which are extremely lightweight notebook PCs that have a long battery life and almost as much power as a full-sized laptop. At the Consumer Electronics Show in January, Intel showcased several upcoming ultrabooks that will run on its "Ivy Bridge" 22-nanometer chips.

Otellini also showed off Intel's first foray into mobile: a smartphone that runs on the company's Medfield processor.


By Julianne Pepitone @CNNMoneyTech - Last updated March 30 2012: 3:10 PM ET
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