As every year: Forbes magazine has published their list of the world’s most powerful women for 2013.
It will come as no surprise that number one is the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is one of nine heads of state on the list. Merkel features for the seventh time in the past ten years as most powerful.
The list is also completed with 24 female corporate CEOs, of which 16 have founded their own, successful companies. For more detailed information, please consult: