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  • Chris Winton

    Chris Winton is Champion of the People at Tesla, Inc., since December 2022. Mr. Winton, who spent nearly 25 years at FedEx, most recently served…

  • Tyler Scriven

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    Tyler Scriven is the Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Saltbox, Inc., a logistics pioneer since April 2019. The company offers adaptable office…

  • Ebony Beckwith

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    Ebony Beckwith is Salesforce’s Chief Business Officer and Chief of Staff to Marc Benioff. In this role, Ms. Beckwith is responsible for aligning the…

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  • Tonee Bell

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    Tonee Bell is the founder and CEO of A Unity Systems, a consumer electronics manufacture. The company manufactures the Baraka TWS Bluetooth Earbuds &…

  • Nela Richardson

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    Nela Richardson, Ph.D., is Chief Economist at ADP since November of 2020. She is the co-head of the ADP Research Institute and leads economic research…

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    George Foreman is the President of George Foreman Productions, Inc. He is a former professional boxer with a 93% win rate.

    Mr. Foreman has one of the…

  • Suzanne F. Shank

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    Suzanne F. Shank, is a founding partner and principal of Siebert Brandford Shank & Co., LLC. The company has grown from a start-up firm in 1996 to one…

  • Ethiopia Habtemariam

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    Ethiopia Habtemariam is the former Chairman and CEO of Motown Records (March 2021 - December 2022).

    She was previously Executive VP, Head of Urban…

Black Billionaires

There are currently 15 known black billionaires (2021/08). Nigerian business magnate Alhaji Aliko Dangote is the world's richest black person, with a net worth of $12.5 billion. Rihanna, age 33 years , net worth $1.7 billion, is the youngest black billionaire on our list. Black billionaires make up less than 1% of all billionaires worldwide. Collectively their wealth represents only 26% of Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos net worth of $191 billion.

  • Aliko Dangote

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    Born: April 10, 1957, Kano, Kano State, Nigeria;

    Occupation: Businessperson;

    Position: Chairman, President;

    Company: The Dangote Group; …

  • Robin Rihanna Fenty

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    Born: February 20, 1988, Saint Michael, Barbados;

    Occupation: Businesswoman, singer, songwriter, actress;

    Position: Co-Founder;

    Organizations: …

  • Michael Jordan

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    Born: February 17, 1963, Wilmington, North Carolina;

    Occupation: Businessman,Professional Basketball Player, Actor;

    Company: Charlotte Bobcats; …

Black CEO's of Fortune 500 Companies

The "Fortune 500"  is a list of the 500 largest companies in the United States as compiled by Fortune magazine. Only 22 black executives have ever made it to the Chairman or CEO position of a "Fortune 500" listed company. 

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    Born: December 17, 1954, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;

    Occupation: Businessman;

    Position: Executive Chairman;

    Company: Merck & Co., Inc.; …

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    Born: October 28, 1951, Washington, D.C.;

    Position: President and CEO (Former);

    Company: TIAA-CREF;

    Residence: United States;


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