World CEO of the Year

Name/Organization Industry/Country
1.
Christian Adell Christian Adell
Adcamarkets
Investment management
Spain
2.
Amro Aboonoq Amro Aboonoq
XELEMENT Agency
Marketing, PR and design
Saudi Arabia
3.
Dr Sindhu Bhaskar Dr Sindhu Bhaskar
EST GLOBAL INC.
Banking and financial services
India
4.
Fouad Hassoun Fouad Hassoun
Kiwi Beach Resorts srl
Hospitality
Italy
5.
Yasser Alobaidan Yasser Alobaidan
Jawraa
Internet and IT
Saudi Arabia
6.
Noman Husainy Noman Husainy
TimeNow Inc.
Internet and IT
Bangladesh
7.
Vivienne O'Keeffe Vivienne O'Keeffe
Anu Ventures
Investment management
Ireland
8.
Bhai Nhuraisha I. Deplomo Bhai Nhuraisha I. Deplomo
EROVOUTIKA Electronics, Robotics and Automation
Industrial Automation
Philippines
9.
Rajat Basra Rajat Basra
Omnicom Media Group
Marketing, PR and design
Indonesia
10.
Brian Esposito Brian Esposito
Esposito Intellectual Enterprises, LLC
Investment management
United States
11.
Arzu Alibaz Arzu Alibaz
IFFCO Group
Consumer goods and trade
United Arab Emirates
12.
Pietro Andronico Pietro Andronico
Nurjana Technologies
Aviation and aerospace
Italy
13.
Mohammed Farouk Gad Mohammed Farouk Gad
Technical Development Solutions Co.
Energy, water and environment
Saudi Arabia
14.
Hashem Salem Hashem Salem
Bin Owais Holdings
Investment management
United Arab Emirates
15.
Manuel Lopes Manuel Lopes
Qufan Internet Technology Ltd
Internet and IT
Malta
16.
Trajce Zuko Ristovski Trajce Zuko Ristovski
Z Transportation Inc.
Transport and logistics
United States
17.
Ben Dando Ben Dando
Karma Drinks
Consumer goods and trade
United Kingdom
18.
Samir Bekhit Samir Bekhit
Anglo American for Restaurants
Hospitality
Egypt
19.
Bruce Watanabe Bruce Watanabe
PowerBuy
Internet and IT
United States
20.
Ayman Kandeel Ayman Kandeel
AXA
Insurance
Egypt

1K nominees

More than 1,000 nominees from around the world competing to win the World CEO of the Year Award.