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Women CEOs
Currently, 13 Fortune Global 500 companies are run by women last year 12 were.
CEO Company Rank
Patricia A. Woertz Archer Daniels Midland 93
Angela F. Braly WellPoint 112
Lynn L. Elsenhans Sunoco 141
Indra K. Nooyi PepsiCo 175
Irene B. Rosenfeld Kraft Foods 177
Ellen J. Kullman DuPont 262
Gail P. Kelly Westpac Banking 283
Cynthia Carroll Anglo American 336
Mary F. Sammons Rite Aid 337
Annika Falkengren SkandEnskilBank 477
Anne Lauvergeon AREVA 480
Carol M. Meyrowitz TJX 486
Giulia Maria Ligresti Premafin Finanziaria 492
From the July 20, 2009 issue
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Rank # of Global 500 Companies
U.S. 140
Japan 68
France 40
Company 2008 Number of Employees
Wal-Mart Stores 2,100,000
China National Petroleum 1,618,393
State Grid 1,537,000
Company 2008 Profits
($ millions)
Exxon Mobil $45,220
Gazprom $29,864
Royal Dutch Shell $26,277
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