The International Power 50: Fortune’s Most Powerful Women

Updated: Oct 05, 2014 1:01 PM UTC | Originally published: Oct 10, 2013

Maria das Gra\u00e7as Foster<\/h1>\nAge: 60
\nCEO, Petrobras
\nBrazil (1)Photo: Alexandro Auler\/LatinContent\/Getty

Maria das Graças Foster

Age: 60
CEO, Petrobras
Brazil (1)

Gail Kelly<\/h1>\nAge: 57
\nManaging director and CEO, Westpac
\nAustralia (2)Photo: Brendon Thorne\/Getty

Gail Kelly

Age: 57
Managing director and CEO, Westpac
Australia (2)

Chanda Kochhar<\/h1>\nAge: 51
\nManaging director and CEO, ICICI Bank
\nIndia (5)Photo: Graham Crouch\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Chanda Kochhar

Age: 51
Managing director and CEO, ICICI Bank
India (5)

Annika Falkengren<\/h1>\nAge: 51
\nPresident and CEO, SEB
\nSweden (9)Photo: FREDRIK SANDBERG\/AFP\/Getty

Annika Falkengren

Age: 51
President and CEO, SEB
Sweden (9)

Sock Koong Chua<\/h1>\nAge: 55
\nCEO, Singapore Telecommunications
\nSingapore (8)Photo: Munshi Ahmed\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Sock Koong Chua

Age: 55
CEO, Singapore Telecommunications
Singapore (8)

Alison Cooper<\/h1>\nAge: 47
\nCEO, Imperial Tobacco Group
\nBritain (7)Courtesy: Imperial Tobacco Group

Alison Cooper

Age: 47
CEO, Imperial Tobacco Group
Britain (7)

Maria Ramos<\/h1>\nAge: 54
\nGroup CEO, Barclays Africa
\nSouth Africa (11)Photo: Chris Ratcliffe\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Maria Ramos

Age: 54
Group CEO, Barclays Africa
South Africa (11)

Ornella Barra<\/h1>\nAge: 59
\nChief executive, pharmaceutical wholesale division, Alliance Boots
\nBritain (12)Courtesy: Alliance boots

Ornella Barra

Age: 59
Chief executive, pharmaceutical wholesale division, Alliance Boots
Britain (12)

Ho Ching<\/h1>\nAge: 60
\nExecutive director and CEO, Temasek
\nSingapore (14)

Ho Ching

Age: 60
Executive director and CEO, Temasek
Singapore (14)

Nancy McKinstry<\/h1>\nAge: 54
\nChairman and CEO, Wolters Kluwer
\nNetherlands (15)Courtesy: Wolters Kluwer

Nancy McKinstry

Age: 54
Chairman and CEO, Wolters Kluwer
Netherlands (15)

Angela Ahrendts

Angela Ahrendts

Age: 53
CEO, Burberry
Britain (21)

Elizabeth Corley<\/h1>\nAge: 56
\nCEO, Allianz Global Investors
\nGermany (23)Photo: Graham Barclay\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Elizabeth Corley

Age: 56
CEO, Allianz Global Investors
Germany (23)

Isabelle Ealet<\/h1>\nAge: 50
\nGlobal co-head Securities Division, Goldman Sachs
\nBritain (22)Coutesy: Goldman Sachs

Isabelle Ealet

Age: 50
Global co-head Securities Division, Goldman Sachs
Britain (22)

Ana Patricia Bot\u00edn<\/h1>\nAge: 53
\nChief executive, Santander UK
\nBritain (26)Photo: imon Dawson\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Ana Patricia Botín

Age: 53
Chief executive, Santander UK
Britain (26)

Maureen Chiquet<\/h1>\nAge: 50
\nGlobal CEO, Chanel
\nFrance (27)Photo: Oleg Nikishin\/Getty

Maureen Chiquet

Age: 50
Global CEO, Chanel
France (27)

Lubna Olayan<\/h1>\nAge: 58
\nDeputy chairperson and CEO, Olayan Financing
\nSaudi Arabia (28)Photo: Daniel Acker\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Lubna Olayan

Age: 58
Deputy chairperson and CEO, Olayan Financing
Saudi Arabia (28)

Yafang Sun<\/h1>\nAge: 57
\nChairman, Huawei Technologies
\nChina (18)Courtesy: Huawei Technology

Yafang Sun

Age: 57
Chairman, Huawei Technologies
China (18)

Mariana Gheorghe<\/h1>\nAge: 57
\nCEO, OMV Petrom
\nRomania (32)Courtesy: OVM Petrom

Mariana Gheorghe

Age: 57
CEO, OMV Petrom
Romania (32)

Mary Lynn Ferguson-McHugh<\/h1>\nAge: 54
\nGroup president, Western Europe, Procter & Gamble
\nSwitzerland (29)Courtesy: P&G

Mary Lynn Ferguson-McHugh

Age: 54
Group president, Western Europe, Procter & Gamble
Switzerland (29)

Ceri Michele Powell<\/h1>\nAge: 50
\nGlobal head of exploration, Royal Dutch Shell
\nNetherlands (new)Courtesy: Royal Dutch Shell

Ceri Michele Powell

Age: 50
Global head of exploration, Royal Dutch Shell
Netherlands (new)

Dong Mingzhu<\/h1>\nAge: 59
\nChairperson, Zhuhai Gree Group
\nChina (30)Forbes Conrad\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Dong Mingzhu

Age: 59
Chairperson, Zhuhai Gree Group
China (30)

Fengying Wang<\/h1>\nAge: 43
\nPresident, Great Wall Motor
\nChina (36)Courtesy: Great Wall Motor Company

Fengying Wang

Age: 43
President, Great Wall Motor
China (36)

Shikha Sharma<\/h1>\nAge: 54
\nManaging director and CEO, Axis Bank
\nIndia (37)Photo: Soumik Kar\/The India Today Group\/Getty

Shikha Sharma

Age: 54
Managing director and CEO, Axis Bank
India (37)

Marina Berlusconi<\/h1>\nAge: 47
\nExecutive chairman, Fininvest
\nItaly (24)Courtesy: Finivest

Marina Berlusconi

Age: 47
Executive chairman, Fininvest
Italy (24)

Nancy Southern<\/h1>\nAge: 56
\nChair, president & CEO, ATCO group
\nCanada (new)Courtesy: ATCO Group

Nancy Southern

Age: 56
Chair, president & CEO, ATCO group
Canada (new)

Ruby McGregor-Smith<\/h1>\nAge: 50
\nCEO, MITIE Group
\nBritain (new)Courtesy: MITIE Group

Ruby McGregor-Smith

Age: 50
CEO, MITIE Group
Britain (new)

Clara Gaymard<\/h1>\nAge: 53
\nPresident and CEO, GE France, and VP, GE International
\nFrance (33)Photo: MIGUEL MEDINA\/AFP\/Getty

Clara Gaymard

Age: 53
President and CEO, GE France, and VP, GE International
France (33)

Isela Costantini<\/h1>\nAge: 42
\nPresident and CEO, General Motors Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay
\nArgentina (new)Courtesy: GM

Isela Costantini

Age: 42
President and CEO, General Motors Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay
Argentina (new)

Alison Watkins<\/h1>\nAge: 50
\nManaging director and CEO, GrainCorp
\nAustralia (new)Photo: Bloomberg\/Getty

Alison Watkins

Age: 50
Managing director and CEO, GrainCorp
Australia (new)

Nicky Newton-King<\/h1>\nAge: 46
\nCEO, Johannesburg Stock Exchange
\nSouth Africa (new)Photo: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN\/AFP\/Getty

Nicky Newton-King

Age: 46
CEO, Johannesburg Stock Exchange
South Africa (new)

Jing Ulrich<\/h1>\nAge: 46
\nManaging director & vice chairman of Asia Pacific, J.P. Morgan Chase
\nHong Kong (return)Courtesy: JP Morgan Chase

Jing Ulrich

Age: 46
Managing director & vice chairman of Asia Pacific, J.P. Morgan Chase
Hong Kong (return)

Wei Sun Christianson<\/h1>\nAge: 57
\nCo-CEO, Asia Pacific, and CEO, China, Morgan Stanley
\nChina (41)Photo: Nelson Ching\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Wei Sun Christianson

Age: 57
Co-CEO, Asia Pacific, and CEO, China, Morgan Stanley
China (41)

Naina Lal Kidwai<\/h1>\nAge: 56
\nCountry head, India, and director, HSBC Asia-Pacific
\nIndia (40)Photo: Umesh Goswami\/The India Today Group\/Getty

Naina Lal Kidwai

Age: 56
Country head, India, and director, HSBC Asia-Pacific
India (40)

Virginie Morgon<\/h1>\nAge: 43
\nExecutive board member and CIO, Eurazeo Group
\nFrance (return)Courtesy: Eurazeo Group

Virginie Morgon

Age: 43
Executive board member and CIO, Eurazeo Group
France (return)

Marisa Drew<\/h1>\nAge: 49
\nCo-head, EMEA investment banking department, and global co-head, GMSG, Credit Suisse
\nBritain (new)Courtesy: Credit Suisse

Marisa Drew

Age: 49
Co-head, EMEA investment banking department, and global co-head, GMSG, Credit Suisse
Britain (new)

Yang Liu<\/h1>\nAge: 49
\nChairperson and CIO, Atlantis Investment Management Group
\nHong Kong (48)Photo: Scott Eells\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Yang Liu

Age: 49
Chairperson and CIO, Atlantis Investment Management Group
Hong Kong (48)

Olga Pleshakova<\/h1>\nAge: 46
\nCEO, Transaero Airlines
\nRussia (49)Courtesy: Transaero Airlines

Olga Pleshakova

Age: 46
CEO, Transaero Airlines
Russia (49)

Kate Swann<\/h1>\nAge: 48
\nCEO, SSP Group
\nBritain (return)Photo: Stephen Yang\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Kate Swann

Age: 48
CEO, SSP Group
Britain (return)

Fran\u00e7oise Gri<\/h1>\nAge: 55
\nCEO, Pierre & Vacances-Center Parcs
\nFrance (31)Courtesy: Pierre & Vacances-Centre Parcs

Françoise Gri

Age: 55
CEO, Pierre & Vacances-Center Parcs
France (31)

Louise Goeser<\/h1>\nAge: 60
\nCEO, Siemens Mesoamerica
\nMexico (new)Courtesy: Siemens

Louise Goeser

Age: 60
CEO, Siemens Mesoamerica
Mexico (new)

Zhang Xin<\/h1>\nAge: 48
\nCEO, SOHO
\nChina (return)Photo: Jerome Favre\/Bloomberg\/Getty

Zhang Xin

Age: 48
CEO, SOHO
China (return)