Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella tops Fortune's Businessperson of the Year 2019 list
Microsoft’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella has grabbed the top spot in Fortune's Businessperson of the Year 2019 list, an annual compilation that also includes Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga and Arista head Jayshree Ullal. Fortune's annual Businessperson of the Year list features 20 business leaders, who tackled audacious goals, overcame impossible odds and found creative solutions. Banga is ranked 8th, while Ullal comes in at the 18th spot in the list. Nadella was followed by Australia’s Fortescue Metals Group CEO Elizabeth Gaines and Chipotle Mexican Grill’s CEO Brian Niccol.