Aditya Puri in Fortune’s list of 20

Reported by: |Updated: December 1, 2017

Aditya Puri, MD and CEO of HDFC Bank, has been featured in Fortune’s ‘Businessperson of the Year’ list. He is at the 18th position in the 20-member international list and is the only Indian to be featured by the magazine. The magazine looked at 10 metrics to compile this year’s Businessperson of the Year list, including financial metrics like results over 12-month and 36-month periods, stock performance, total shareholder returns and non-financial ones such as business influence, leadership style, and strategic initiatives. The list is led by Nvidia’s Jensen Huang. Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase, Marc Benioff of Salesforce, Jeff Bezos of Amazon, and Mary Dillion of Ulta Beauty are at the top 5 positions in the list. Francisco D’Souza of Cognizant (10th), Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook (13th), and Shantanu Narayen of Adobe Systems (14th) are the other personalities in the list.