Top 15 CEOs in Tech

Top attributes to come up with the list of the Best CEO’s:

  • Experience in the executive role

  • Business results during tenure

  • Position as Founder or Chairman of company

  • Board member appointments

  • Company earnings per share growth this year

  • Industry/professional reputation.


Here are the 15 best CEOs in tech, all of whom made the top 100 overall, according to ExecRank:

1. Tim Cook, Apple (Overall rank: No. 1)

2. Larry Page, Alphabet (formerly known as Google; Overall rank: No. 2)

3. Satya Nadella, Microsoft (Overall rank: No. 3)

4. Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook (Overall rank No. 8)

5. Randall Stephenson, AT&T (Overall rank No. 14)

6. Lowell McAdam, Verizon (Overall rank No. 16)

7. Brian Krzanich, Intel (Overall rank No. 17)

8. Ginni Rometty, IBM (Overall rank No. 19)

9. Chuck Robbins, Cisco (Overall rank No. 24)

10. Mark Hurd, Oracle (Overall rank No. 31)

11. Steven Mollenkopf, Qualcomm (Overall rank No. 39)

12. Marissa Mayer, Yahoo (Overall rank No. 64)

13. Marc Benioff, Salesforce (Overall rank N0. 70)

14. Reed Hastings, Netflix (Overall rank No. 91)

15. Charlie Ergen, Dish (Overall rank No. 95)

Content Credits: businessinsider