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Ginni Rometty

1957 - Today

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Virginia Marie "Ginni" Rometty (born July 29, 1957) is an American business executive, serving as executive chairman of IBM. She previously served as chairman, president and CEO of IBM, becoming the first woman to head the company. Prior to becoming president and CEO in January 2012, she first joined IBM as a systems engineer in 1981 and subsequently headed global sales, marketing, and strategy. While general manager of IBM's global services division, in 2002 she helped negotiate IBM's purchase of PricewaterhouseCoopers IT consulting business, becoming known for her work integrating the two companies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ginni Rometty has received more than 1,380,874 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Ginni Rometty is the 482nd most popular businessperson (down from 389th in 2019), the 8,549th most popular biography from United States and the 174th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 55.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Ginni Rometty ranks 482 out of 604. Before her are Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe, Shahid Khan, Marvin Heemeyer, Mary Barra, Micky Arison, and Athina Onassis. After her are Susan Kare, Benito Archundia, Niklas Zennström, Sean Parker, Marissa Mayer, and Leonard Chess.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Ginni Rometty ranks 353Before her are Eleftheria Arvanitaki, Phil Collen, Daniel Scioli, Manuel Sarabia, Mark Mancina, and Ge You. After her are Mitsuko Horie, Dimple Kapadia, Marino Lejarreta, Andris Piebalgs, Patricia Tallman, and Tony Alva.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ginni Rometty ranks 8,549 out of 15,968. Before her are Thomas Watson Jr. (1914), Ken Burns (1953), Ray Anthony (1922), Marguerite Clark (1883), Avery Dulles (1918), and Kari Byron (1974). After her are Dominique Swain (1980), Winston Churchill (1871), John Lipsky (1947), Linda Lavin (1937), Shelly Manne (1920), and Ellen Greene (1951).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Ginni Rometty ranks 174Before her are Leo Burnett (1891), Eric Trump (1984), Christy Walton (1949), Carly Fiorina (1954), Marvin Heemeyer (1951), and Mary Barra (1961). After her are Susan Kare (1954), Sean Parker (1979), Marissa Mayer (1975), Trip Hawkins (1953), David Filo (1966), and Meg Whitman (1956).

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