Richard Branson is the founder of Virgin Group, which controls more than 400 companies.
Philipp Plein is a German fashion designer and founder of the fashion brand with his name.
Valentino, from Italy, is the founder of the global brand and company with his name.
Antoine Arnault is is the CEO of Berluti and is also chairman of Loro Piana.
Pedro Hipólito is the founder and CEO of the Portuguese company Five Thousand Miles.
Eugene Kaspersky is a Russian cybersecurity expert and the CEO of Kaspersky Lab.
This ranking has the objective of encouraging entrepreneurial transparency, given the fact that most CEOs from European companies don't have a public profile (sometimes nonexistent).
We believe that social mobility can be improved if citizens can see proper evidence of different management strategies and life philosophies from those who stand out at a global level.
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