Among billions of people, there are few hundreds of powerful man in the world who decide what happens in the world and what not! Among these powerful man we are going to talk about top five most powerful man in the world. Forbes Business Magazine publishes the list of powerful man every year. According to Forbes their power is measured along four criteria/dimensions-
- Influence on the people- This factor measures how many people are actually influenced by the actions taken and decisions made and the role an individual plays in people’s lives.
- Financial resources under their control – This factor measures how much economic resources is actually under an individual control.
- Power of candidate in multiple spheres – This factor measures command of individual over different spheres.
- Active use of power – This factor measures the power of people to do what they want and just get away with it
Top 5 most powerful man according to Forbes business magazine are:
5. Jeff Bezos
Jeffrey Preston Bezos is an American technology entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist, and the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer. He is the fifth most powerful man in the world with the net worth of 143.1 billion U.S.dollars. He was born on January 12, 1964 aged 54 years.
Quotes by Jeff Bezos –
A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.
4. Angela Merkel
Angela Dorothea Merkel is a German politician serving as Chancellor of Germany since 2005 and leader of the centre-right Christian Democratic Union since 2000. She is the former scientist and fourth most powerful man in the world. She was born on July 17, 1954 aged 64 years on Hamburg, Germany.
Quotes by Angela Merkel –
3. Donald Trump
Donald John Trump is the 45th and current President of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. He is the third most powerful man in the world with the net worth of 3.1 billion U.S. dollars was born in June 14, 1946, aged 72 years.
Quotes by Donald Trump –
2. Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is a Russian statesman and former intelligence officer serving as President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 2000 until 2008. He is the second most powerful man in the world right now. He was born on October 7, 1952 (age 65 years) in Saint Petersburg, Russia. He has a net worth of more than 200 billion U.S. dollars.
Quote by Vladimir Putin – “We don’t need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole.”
1. Xi Jinping
The most powerful man in the world Xi Jinping is a Chinese politician currently serving as General Secretary of the Communist Party of China, President of the People’s Republic of China, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission. He was born on June 15, 1953 (age 65 years) in Beijing, China. His networth is more than 151 billion U.S. dollars.
Quotes by Xi Jinping –
What we now face is the contradiction between unbalanced and inadequate development and the people’s ever-growing needs for a better life.
We will never allow anyone, any organization, or any political party, at any time or in any form, to separate any part of Chinese territory from China. Xi Jinping
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