Bill and Melinda Gates, cofounders of the Gates Foundation, have been named #1 on Fortune’s new list of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders for 2019. Rounding out the top five after them are Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, Special counsel and former FBI director, Robert Mueller, Founder and CEO of Tencent, Pony Ma and Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella.
The list features leaders from politics and religion to corporate CEOs and heads of civil society organizations.
Fortune magazine is best known for publishing the annual Fortune 500 list, which ranks the largest US companies based on gross revenues.
View the complete list of Fortune’s World’s Greatest Leaders at the Fortune website.