The 50 Most Powerful People in the World [The Global Elite]

  1. Barack Obama [More…]
  2. Hu Jintao [More…]
  3. Nicolas Sarkozy [More…]
  4. Ben Bernanke [More…]
  5. Jean-Claude Trichet [More…]
  6. Masaaki Shirakawa [More…]
  7. Gordon Brown [More…]
  8. Angela Merkel [More…]
  9. Vladimir Putin [More…]
  10. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud [More…]
  11. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei [More…]
  12. Kim Jong Il [More…]
  13. Bill Clinton [More…]
  14. Hillary Clinton [More…]
  15. Timothy Geithner [More…]
  16. Gen. David Petraeus [More…]
  17. Sonia Gandhi [More…]
  18. Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva [More…]
  19. Warren Buffett [More…]
  20. Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani [More…]
  21. Nuri al-Maliki [More…]
  22. Bill Gates [More…]
  23. Melinda Gates [More…]
  24. Nancy Pelosi [More…]
  25. Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan [More…]
  26. Mike Duke [More…]
  27. Rahm Emanuel [More…]
  28. Eric Schmidt [More…]
  29. Jamie Dimon [More…]
  30. David Axelrod [More…]
  31. Valerie Jarrett [More…]
  32. Dominique Strauss-Kahn [More…]
  33. Rex Tillerson [More…]
  34. Steve Jobs [More…]
  35. John Lasseter [More…]
  36. Michael Bloomberg [More…]
  37. Pope Benedict XVI [More…]
  38. Katsuaki Watanabe [More…]
  39. Rupert Murdoch [More…]
  40. Jeff Bezos [More…]
  41. Shahrukh Khan [More…]
  42. Osama bin Laden [More…]
  43. Hassan Nasrallah [More…]
  44. Dr. Margaret Chan [More…]