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WORLD BIZ MAGAZINE - TOP 100 INNOVATION CEOS OF 2021 - (51 - 100)



Now in the fourth year, the annual World Biz Magazine CEO Awards celebrates business leaders across the globe that are making major strides in their industries. ​


The WBM Top 100 Innovation CEO Awards recognizes product, service, functional, strategic, and managerial innovation in companies. The Awards also recognizes individuals showing exceptional commercial insight and market integrity. Sustainability forms a key cornerstone of the Awards and is an integral part of our selection criteria.


This year there were over 40,000 leaders shortlisted for the Awards. There are only 100 CEOs across the world selected to receive this distinction. Winners were selected regardless of the size of company they lead, the most important determining factor being their role in driving innovation within their industry.


Only 0.25% of the shortlisted leaders have been selected by our researchers and independent judges for this recognition. We are honored to share this showcase of our deserving Award Winners with you.


51 - GLENN GONZALES - CEO OF JET IT

52 - MICHAEL GABAY - CEO OF TRIGO

53 - SOPHIE BOISSARD - CEO OF KORIAN

54 - RAYMOND LIN - CEO OF CLPS INC.

55 - JONATHAN MEDVED - CEO OF OURCROWD

56 - TEAGUE EGAN - CEO OF ENERGYX

57 - ROBERT A. ECKEL - CEO OF AWARE, INC.

58 - BRANDON NEWMAN - CEO OF XEVANT

59 - JULIE CANE - CEO OF DEMOCRACY INVESTMENTS

60 - APU PAVITHRAN - CEO OF MITSOGO

61 - RUSSELL HANCOCK - CEO OF JOINT VENTURE SILICON VALLEY

62 - MICHEL SPAGNOL - CEO OF NOVASEP

63 - JEAN MARIE RAYMOND - CEO OF PHARMACTIVE

64 - SIMON YENCKEN - CEO OF FANPLAYR

65 - JESSICA BILLINGSLEY - CEO OF AKERNA

66 - CHRIS ADAMS - CEO OF PARK PLACE

67 - PAUL K. WOTTON - CEO OF OBSIDIAN THERAPEUTICS

68 - KOJI TANABE - CEO OF I PEACE INC.

69 - MARCELO GONZÁLEZ - CEO OF VERITRAN

70 - TIM MOORE - CEO OF HAVN LIFE

71 - BJARNI ÁRMANNSSON - CEO OF ICELAND SEAFOOD

72 - RATANA STEPHENS - CEO OF NATURE’S PATH

73 - KURT BUSCH - CEO OF SYNTIANT CORP.

74 - TROY HARVEY - CEO OF PASSIVELOGIC

75 - MICHAEL STATTMANN - CEO OF CASTLABS

76 - PETER CHAPMAN - CEO OF IONQ

77 - STEVE EHRLICH - CEO OF VOYAGER DIGITAL

78 - YARA BURGAN - CEO OF ELEVATUS

79 - ALBERT NIETO AND JORGE POYATOS - CEOS OF SEEDTAG

80 - JIM ANDERSON - CEO OF LATTICE SEMICONDUCTOR

81 - RYAN LUPBERGER - CEO OF CLEANCULT

82 - ALEX KLENMAN - CEO OF AZINCOURT ENERGY

83 - FRANZISKA LEONHARDT - CEO OF AVE+EDAM

84 - JERRY DITTMER - CEO OF FLEXSTEEL INC.

85 - JK CHELLADURAI - CEO OF ONEBILL SOFTWARE

86 - BRIAN HARRIS - CEO OF MEDRHYTHMS

87 - SOHAIB ZAHID - CEO OF RAILZ

88 - KONRAD WASIELA - CEO OF ESE

89 - RADHA RAJAPPA - EXECUTIVE CHAIRPERSON OF FLUTURA

90 - TIM DEBUS - REUSABLE PACKAGING ASSOCIATION

91 - SHAHAR FOGEL - CEO OF ROOKOUT

92 - MIKA TIENHAARA - CEO OF ROCSOLE

93 - ASHLEY COLLINS - CEO OF COLLINS BUILDERS

94 - ANNA-MIEKE ANDERSON ANDERSON - CEO OF MIADONNA & CO

95 - LUCA COSTA - CEO OF THE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF WELDING

96 - TRACEY MULLEN - CEO OF ABVERIS

97 - FABIAN BATTAGLIA - CEO OF MOBIX LABS

98 - WILLIAM J. ROBERTS - CEO OF NOBAL