FORTUNE's annual ranking of America's leading businesswomen
Indra Nooyi Rank: 11 (2004 Rank: 12)
Age: 49 Company:PepsiCo Based in: Purchase Title: President and CFO Get quote:PEP
Pepsi is feeling nothing but joy. In its most recent quarter, revenues jumped 13% over a year ago. The company is doing especially well with its noncarbonated beverages, including Gatorade, a brand that PepsiCo acquired in 2001.
From the November 14, 2005 issue
These women are among the highest paid in corporate America. All of them are employed by companies with over $1 billion in sales that filed proxies by September 1, 2005.
Newcomer Charlene Begley heads up GE's plastics division and is the youngest of this group at age 39. She bumped last year's youngest gun, Citigroup CFO Sallie Krawcheck, now 40. But, on average, the Power 50 are in their late 40s.