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Fortune List Here are the 10 most powerful businesswomen in the world

The most powerful women in the world of business have been revealed, in an annual list by Fortune magazine.

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CEO of General Motors, Mary Barra play

CEO of General Motors, Mary Barra

(Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

The magazine ranked, for the 18th year, the 50 most powerful women in business, mentioning Taylor Swift in a bonus 51st place for her challenging of Apple and Spotify over musician's pay.

The magazine says that the 27 CEOs on their list represent one trillion dollars in stock market value.

Here are the top ten:

1. Mary Barra (pictured above) – CEO of General Motors 
Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 155,929
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 3,949

Indra Nooyi play

Indra Nooyi

(New Corner)

2. Indra Nooyi – CEO and Chairperson of PepsiCo

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 66,683
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 6,513

Ginni Rometty play

Ginni Rometty


3. Ginni Rometty – CEO, Chairman, and President of IBM

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 92,793
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 12,022

Marillyn Hewson play

Marillyn Hewson


4. Marillyn Hewson – CEO, Chairman, and President of Lockheed Martin

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 45,600
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 3,614

Ellen Kullman play

Ellen Kullman

(Paul Morigi/Getty Images for FORTUNE)

5. Ellen Kullman – CEO and Chairman of DuPont

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 36,046
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 3,625

Abigail Johnson play

Abigail Johnson

6. Abigail Johnson – CEO and President of Fidelity Investments

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 14,900
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: -

Meg Whitman play

Meg Whitman


7. Meg Whitman – CEO, Chairman and President of Hewlett Packard

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 111,454
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 5,013

Sheryl Sandberg play

Sheryl Sandberg

(Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

8. Sheryl Sandberg – COO of Facebook

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 12,466
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 2,940

 Irene Rosenfeld play

 Irene Rosenfeld

9. Irene Rosenfeld – CEO and Chairman of Mondelez International

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 34,244
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 2,184

Phebe Novakovic play

Phebe Novakovic


10. Phebe Novakovic – CEO and Chairman of General Dynamics

Company revenues (Millions $) 2014: 30,852
Company profits (Millions $) 2014: 2,533

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