elon musk on tesla at ignition Fortune released its annual list of the 50 top business people of 2013 on Thursday. We’ve culled through it to find the top 5 from the tech world. The list is surprising. While Google CEO Larry Page (No. 8), Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer (No. 10), Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (No. 12), Square CEO Jack Dorsey (No. 14), Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff (No. 27), and Apple CEO Tim Cook (No. 47) all made the list, none of them hit the top 5.
Instead Fortune said these people from the tech industry were best:
No. 1. Elon Musk : a “triple-threat” business visionary with Space Exploration Technologies, (aka SpaceX); Tesla Motors; and SolarCity. Not to mention his “hyperloop” design for providing high-speed transit between San Francisco and Los Angeles.
No 2. Chinese Internet tycoon “Pony” Ma Huateng , co-founder of China social networking platform Tencent. A booming valuation [...]