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The Thinkers50 Ranking 2005

Michael Porter – winner of the Thinkers50 2005

Michael Porter

Biography

Michael E. Porter is the Bishop William Laurence University Professor at the Harvard Business School. He has an almost “living legend” status in the world of management thinking.. Continue to biography

 

 

Ranked Thinkers 2005

 

  • Ranking Name
  • 1 Michael Porter (2)
  • 2 Bill Gates (20)
  • 3 CK Prahalad (12)
  • 4 Tom Peters (3)
  • 5 Jack Welch (8)
  • 6 Jim Collins (10)
  • 7 Philip Kotler (6)
  • 8 Henry Mintzberg (7)
  • 9 Kjell Nordström & Jonas Ridderstråle (21)
  • 10 Charles Handy (5)
  • 11 Richard Branson (34)
  • 12 Scott Adams (27)
  • 13 Thomas A. Stewart (37)
  • 14 Gary Hamel (4)
  • 15 W. Chan Kim & Renée Mauborgne (31)
  • 16 Kenichi Ohmae (19)
  • 17 Patrick Dixon (46)
  • 18 Stephen Covey (16)
  • 19 Rosabeth Moss Kanter (9)
  • 20 Edward de Bono (35)
  • 21 Clayton Christensen (22)
  • 22 Robert Kaplan & David Norton (15)
  • 23 Peter Senge (14)
  • 24 Ram Charan (-)
  • 25 Fons Trompenaars (50)
  • Ranking Name
  • 26 Russ Ackoff (-)
  • 27 Warren Bennis (13)
  • 28 Chris Argyris (18)
  • 29 Michael Dell (33)
  • 30 Vijay Govindarajan (-)
  • 31 Malcolm Gladwell (-)
  • 32 Manfred Kets De Vries (43)
  • 33 Rakesh Khurana (-)
  • 34 Lynda Gratton (41)
  • 35 Alan Greenspan (42)
  • 36 Edgar H Schein (17)
  • 37 Ricardo Semler (36)
  • 38 Don Peppers (48)
  • 39 Paul Krugman (40)
  • 40 Jeff Bezos (39)
  • 41 Andy Grove (26)
  • 42 Daniel Goleman (29)
  • 43 Leif Edvinsson (-)
  • 44 Jim Champy (25)
  • 45 Rob Goffee & Gareth Jones (-)
  • 46 Naomi Klein (30)
  • 47 Geert Hofstede (47)
  • 48 Larry Bossidy (-)
  • 49 Costas Markides (-)
  • 50 Geoffrey Moore (38)