most powerful women list - anyone else smile at number 7?

(5 Posts)
Kveta Tue 12-Feb-13 12:02:36

Can't work out how to link on tablet, but woman's hour have released a list of the 100 most powerful women in the UK - and number 7 is awesome smile

It's on the BBC website smile

AnyaKnowIt Tue 12-Feb-13 12:07:13

The top 20 names in the Woman's Hour list are:

Her Majesty The Queen
Rt Hon Theresa May MP (Home Secretary)
Ana Botin (CEO, Santander UK)
Baroness Brenda Hale of Richmond (Supreme Court judge)
Elisabeth Murdoch (chairman, Shine Group)
Professor Dame Sally Davies (Chief Medical Officer)
Justine Roberts and Carrie Longton (co-founders, Mumsnet)
Lady Justice Hallett (Appeal Court judge)
Angela Ahrendts (CEO, Burberry)
Dame Gail Rebuck (chairman and CEO, The Random House Group)
Frances O'Grady (general secretary, TUC)
Moya Greene (chief executive, Royal Mail)
JK Rowling (author and philanthropist)
Rt Hon Harriet Harman MP (deputy leader, Labour Party)
Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell (President and vice-chancellor, University of Manchester)
Rosemary Squire (co-founder and co-chief executive, Ambassador Theatre Group)
Rt Hon Maria Miller MP (Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport)
Sara Thornton (chief constable, Thames Valley Police)
Ann Glover (chief scientific adviser to the European Commission)
Nicola Sturgeon MSP (Deputy First Minister of Scotland)

Kveta Tue 12-Feb-13 12:09:59

Thanks for pasting that - I am so useless with this machine, can't work out how to cut and paste.

Claire balding is in the top 100 too smile

kimorama Tue 19-Feb-13 11:36:21

Looked at politically, there does seem a very high proportion of Tory women. Was that inevitable?

mcmooncup Tue 19-Feb-13 12:01:50

I love that Justine and Carrie are 'one' smile

I look at that list though and feel somewhat depressed.

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