Worldwide recognition

Every year, CEOs from around the world compete for the coveted "CEO of the Year" title, voted on by their employees, friends, and business partners. Winning this competition against thousands of contenders from over 100 countries is a prestigious recognition only achievable through CEO Rankings.

Martin Rowinski, CEO Rankings Winner
Martin Rowinski, CEO Rankings Winner

Brand journey

Kishore Kumar Yedam, CEO Rankings Winner
Kishore Kumar Yedam, CEO Rankings Winner


CEO Rankings is much more than a ranking. We feature live stats, information, news, interviews, leadership trends, pro skills & more to empower CEOs on their journey to success.

Open to all eligible C-level executives, regardless of their location, CEO Rankings are built on the following core principles:

  • People's choice. Winners are chosen solely by public vote across four award levels: global, national, regional, and local.
  • Transparency. All votes are published publicly in real-time, with necessary privacy protection.
  • Security. While our proven voting systems have been implemented successfully for years, we remain committed to continuous security upgrades and enhancements.

To learn more about the voting process, criteria, and the exciting prizes that await winners, head over to the Nominate page.