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Illustrations by Ben Kirchner

From bankers to businesspeople, pundits to presidents, meet the 100 most powerful men and women in global finance for 2018. Here’s how they’re changing the world.

100

Anthony Scaramucci

Comanaging Partner, SkyBridge Capital
99

Peter Mallouk

President and CIO, Creative Planning
98

Mark Zuckerberg

Founder and CEO, Facebook
97

Wilbur Ross

U.S. Secretary of Commerce
96

Byron Trott

Chairman and CEO, BDT Capital Partners
95

Marc Andreessen

Cofounder, Andreessen Horowitz
94

Mark Carney

Governor, Bank of England
93

Paul Krugman

Columnist, the New York Times
92

Shemara Wikramanayake

CEO, Macquarie Group
91

Andrew Ross Sorkin

Founder and Editor, DealBook
90

Bill Ackman

Founder and CEO, Pershing Square Capital Management
89

Mohamed El-Erian

Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz
88

David Rubenstein

Cofounder and Co-Executive Chairman, the Carlyle Group
87

Robert F. Smith

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Vista Equity Partners
86

Adena Friedman

President and CEO, NASDAQ
85

Robert Wolf

CEO, 32 Advisors
84

Rebecca Patterson

CIO, Bessemer Trust
83

Erika Irish Brown

Chief Diversity Officer, Goldman Sachs
82

Bill DeBlasio

Mayor of New York City
81

Jeremy Hunt

UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
80

Sergio Ermotti

CEO, UBS
79

Dominic Raab

UK Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union
78

Leon Black

Cofounder and CEO, Apollo Global Management
77

Christine Lagarde

Managing Director and Chair, International Monetary Fund
76

Carl Icahn

Chairman, Icahn Enterprises
75

Dawn Fitzpatrick

CIO, Soros Fund Management
74

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Congresswoman-Elect (D-New York)
73

Tom Steyer

Founder, Need to Impeach
72

Kelly Loeffler

CEO, Bakkt
71

Rebekah Mercer

Director, Mercer Family Foundation
70

Tony Robbins

Entrepreneur, Life Coach, Author
69

Mary Callahan Erdoes

CEO, JP Morgan Asset Management
68

Paul Tudor Jones

Founder, Cochairman and CIO, Tudor Investment Corporation
67

Bill Browder

CEO and Cofounder, Hermitage Capital Management
66

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator (D-Massachusetts)
65

Tidjane Thiam

CEO, Credit Suisse
64

Kirsten Gillibrand

U.S. Senator (D-New York)
63

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

President of Turkey
62

Ray Dalio

Founder, Cochairman and Co-CIO, Bridgewater Associates
61

Henry Kravis

Cofounder, KKR
60

Kristalina Georgieva

CEO, World Bank
59

Bernie Sanders

U.S. Senator (I-Vermont)
58

Liu Shiyu

Chairman, China Securities Regulatory Commission
57

Jim Yong Kim

President, World Bank
56

Lael Brainard

Governor, U.S. Federal Reserve
55

Marianne Lake

CFO, JPMorgan Chase
54

Seth Klarman

CEO, Baupost Group
53

Andrew Cuomo

Governor of New York
52

Michael Corbat

CEO, Citigroup
51

Margrethe Vestager

European Commissioner for Competition
50

Masayoshi Son

CEO, SoftBank
49

Larry Kudlow

Director, National Economic Council
48

Ana Patricia Botín

Chairman and Executive Director, Santander Group
47

Steve Cohen

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Point72 Asset Management
46

Abigail Johnson

President and CEO, Fidelity Investments
45

Haruhiko Kuroda

Governor, Bank of Japan
44

Satoshi Nakamoto

Bitcoin Creator(s)
43

Laurene Powell Jobs

Founder, Emerson Collective
42

Jeff Sprecher

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Intercontinental Exchange
41

Brian Moynihan

Chairman and CEO, Bank of America
40

Gavin Newsom

California Governor-Elect
39

Mortimer Buckley

President and CEO, Vanguard Group
38

Donald Tusk

President, European Council
37

Donald Sussman

Founder and CIO, Paloma Partners
33

Ken Griffin

Founder and CEO, Citadel
35

Paul Singer

Founder and President, Elliott Management
34

Stephen Schwarzman

Cofounder, Chairman and CEO, Blackstone Group
33

Warren Buffett

Chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway
32

Jay Clayton

Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
31

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

President of Mexico
30

Brain Duperreault

President and CEO, AIG
29

Mick Mulvaney

Acting Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
28

Neomi Rao

Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
27

Blythe Masters

CEO, Digital Asset Holdings
26

Stephen Miller

Senior Advisor for Policy to President Trump
25

Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada
24

Jin Liqun

President, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
23

Mario Draghi

President, European Central Bank
22

Shinzo Abe

Prime Minister of Japan
21

Hu Xiaolian

Chairman, Export-Import Bank of China
20

Sean Hannity

Fox News Host, Hannity
19

David Solomon

CEO, Goldman Sachs
18

Robert Lighthizer

U.S. Trade Representative
17

James Gorman

Chairman and CEO, Morgan Stanley
16

Steven Mnuchin

U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
15

Peter Navarro

Director, the White House National Trade Council
14

John G. Roberts Jr.

Chief Justice, U.S. Supreme Court
13

Theresa May

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
12

Jamie Dimon

Chairman, President and CEO, JPMorgan Chase
11

Narendra Modi

Prime Minister of India
10

Angela Merkel

Chancellor of Germany
09

Emmanuel Macron

President of France
08

Yi Gang

Governor, People’s Bank of China
07

Michael Bloomberg

Founder and CEO, Bloomberg
06

Jerome Powell

Chairman, U.S. Federal Reserve
05

Jean-Claude Juncker

President of the European Commission
04

Larry Fink

Chairman and CEO, BlackRock
03

Xi Jinping

President of China and General Secretary of the Communist Party of China
02

Vladimir Putin

President of Russia
01

Donald Trump

President of the United States
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