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The most powerful women in business 2017


No. 15: Tricia Griffith, President and CEO, Progressive
The 52-year-old successfully moved Progressive into home insurance, selling multiple policies from the company and increasing premiums sold by 14 percent to $23.4 billion in 2016, Fortune says. Its stock price has risen nearly 50 per cent over the past year — but the insurer could be impacted by the 2017 hurricane season.
Company Financials (2016, or most recently completed fiscal year)
Revenues ($M) 23441
Profits ($M) 1031
Market Value as of 9/14/17 ($M) 26808.1
(Courtesy Progressive)

These are the most powerful women in business 2017

It’s been a good year for these executives.

From becoming the first female head of a multinational conglomerate to heading up the largest utility in the U.S., the names on this list embody leadership and empowerment for women in the corporate world. Check out the top 15 on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women 2017 list.

All figures in USD.

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