49. Amelia Fawcett
Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley International
2005 rank: 43
Fawcett, 50, a Boston native, is one of the most powerful women in London banking circles. As head of Morgan Stanley's Europe division, she was responsible for $6.7 billion in revenue last year, up 30% from 2004. This summer she sailed across the Atlantic on a trip that raised $500,000 for breast cancer research.
Call it the year of the Most Powerful Woman CEO. In fact the top seven positions on the 2006 list are held by chief executives.) (more)
Which corporate women raked it in - and how much did they earn? (more)