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No. 5: Melinda Gates

Cofounder, Cochair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Age: 47
Residence: Medina, WA
Marital Status: Married
Children: 3

World’s Most Powerful Women

Forbes has announced its 10th annual ranking of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.
The publication of the list follows a successful Forbes Women’s Summit, held in New York on May 9, which convened more than 300 prominent women across multiple generations who showed how innovation and collaboration are the seeds of success.
For the complete ranking and methodology click here.