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BY WORTH | Oct 17, 2016

From asset managers and bankers to heads of state, regulators and commentators, power takes many forms—and it’s never static. Meet the 100 most powerful men and women in global finance for 2016.

100

Elliot Weissbluth

Founder and CEO, HighTower
99

Jonathan Ostry

Deputy Director of Research, International, Monetary Fund
98

Daniel Tarullo

Member, Board of Governors of the Federal, Reserve System
97

Michael Schmidt | Michael Shapiro

Economic Advisors, Hillary Clinton, Campaign for President
96

David Swensen

CIO, Yale University
95

Jon Stein

Jon Stein, Betterment
94

Nkosazana Dlamini-zuma

Chair, African Union Commission
93

Subramanian Swamy

Member of Parliament, India
92

Abdulahmid Mohammed Saeed

Chief Executive Designate, National Bank of Abu Dhabi
91

Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Saud Al-Thani

CEO, Qatar Investment Authority
90

Paul Krugman

Columnist, New York Times
89

Jeffrey Ubben

Founder and CEO, ValueAct Capital
88

Cliff Asness

Cofounder, AQR Capital Management
87

Hu Xiaolian

Chairman, Export-Import Bank of China
86

Brad Katsuyama

Cofounder, President and CEO, IEX
85

Anthony Scaramucci

Founder and Co-Managing Partner, SkyBridge Capital
84

Mohamed El-Erian

Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz
83

Shang Fulin

Chairman, China Banking Regulatory Commission
82

Brian Moynihan

Chairman and CEO, Bank of America
81

Jin Liqun

President, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
80

Robert F. Smith

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Vista Equity Partners
79

Sergio Ermotti

CEO, UBS
78

Christiana Figueres

UN Secretary-General Candidate; Former Executive Secretary, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
77

Tony Robbins

Entrepreneur, Life Coach and Author
76

John Oliver

Host and Executive Producer, HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
75

Mark Branson

CEO, Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority
74

Ding Xuedong

Chairman and CEO, China Investment Corporation
73

Peter Thiel

Cofounder, PayPal; Cofounder, Palantir; Managing Partner,, Founders Fund
72

David Rubenstein

Cofounder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group
71

Tidjane Thiam

CEO, Credit Suisse
70

Greg Becker

President and CEO, Silicon Valley Bank
69

Leda Braga

Founder, Systematica Investments
68

David Tepper

Founder, Appaloosa Management
67

Ray Dalio

Founder, Chairman and Co-CIO, Bridgewater Associates
66

Bill De Blasio

Mayor, New York
65

Mary Callahan Erdoes

CEO, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
64

Michael Bloomberg

CEO, Bloomberg
63

Boris Johnson

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, United Kingdom
62

Jim Yong Kim

President, World Bank
61

Timothy Sloan

President and COO, Wells Fargo
60

Henry Kravis

Cochairman and Co-CEO, KKR
59

Stanley Fischer

Vice Chairman, U.S. Federal Reserve
58

James Bullard

President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
57

Wolfgang Schäuble

Federal Minister of Finance, Germany
56

Liu Shiyu

Chairman, China Securities Regulatory Commission
55

Gerard Ryle

Director, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
54

Michael Corbat

CEO, Citigroup
53

Ana Patricia Botín

Chairman and Executive Director, Banco Santander
52

ABIGAIL JOHNSON

CEO and President, Fidelity Investments
51

Lael Brainard

Member, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
50

Marianne Lake

CFO, JPMorgan Chase
49

Christine Lagarde

Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
48

Jeffrey Gundlach

Cofounder and CEO, DoubleLine Capital
47

Marc Andreessen

Cofounder, Andreessen Horowitz
46

Preet Bharara

U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York
45

Andrew Ceresney

Director, Securities and Exchange Commission Division of Enforcement
44

Haruhiko Kuroda

Governor, Bank of Japan
43

F. William McNabb III

CEO and Chairman, Vanguard Group
42

Alexis Tsipras

Prime Minister, Greece
41

Carl Icahn

Chairman, Icahn Enterprises
40

Enda Kenny

Prime Minister, Republic of Ireland
39

Peter Hancock

President and CEO, AIG
38

Richard Cordray

Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
37

Zhou Xiaochuan

Governor, People's Bank of China
36

James Simons

Founder, Renaissance Technologies
35

Kenneth Griffin

Founder and CEO, Citadel
34

Steven A. Cohen

Chairman and CEO, Point72 Asset Management
33

Jeb Hensarling

U.S. Representative, R-Texas
32

Lou Jiwei

Minister of Finance, China
31

Mary Jo White

Chair, SEC
30

George Soros

Founder, Soros Fund Management
29

James P. Gorman

Chairman and CEO, Morgan Stanley
28

Paul Ryan

U.S. Representative, R-Wisconsin, Speaker of the House
27

Mark Carney

Governor, Bank of England
26

Shinzō Abe

Prime Minister, Japan
25

Jack Lew

Treasury Secretary, U.S.
24

Lloyd Blankfein

Chairman and CEO, Goldman Sachs
23

Pope Francis

Bishop, Rome
22

Jamie Dimon

Chairman, President and CEO, JPMorgan Chase
21

Warren Buffett

Chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway
20

John G. Roberts Jr.

Chief Justice, U.S. Supreme Court
19

François Hollande

President, France
18

Vladimir Putin

President of Russia
17

John Stumpf

Chariman and CEO, Wells Fargo
16

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator, D-Massachusetts
15

Bernie Sanders

U.S. Senator, I-Vermont
14

Donald Trump

Presidential Candidate
13

Stephen Schwarzman

Chairman, Cofounder and CEO, Blackstone Group
12

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

President of Turkey
11

Hillary Clinton

Presidential Candidate
10

Jerry Brown

Governor of California
09

Theresa May

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
08

Jean-Claude Juncker

President, the European Commission
07

Mario Draghi

President, the European Central Bank
06

Janet Yellen

Chair, Federal Reserve
05

Barack Obama

President of the United States
04

Angela Merkel

Chancellor of Germany
03

Xi Jinping

President of China
02

Narendra Modi

Prime Minister of India
01

Laurence Fink

Chairman and CEO, BlackRock
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