8 Most Successful Female Executives

Abigal Johnson

4. Abigail Johnson, FMR (Fidelity Investment’s Parent Company)

Johnson took over the reigns at FMR in 2012. Recognizing the importance of the millennial generation and women, Johnson’s leadership has resulted in a 19% increase of FMR’s assets to $4.62 trillion. Johnson is also the first and only woman to serve on the Financial Service Forum. As a result of Johnson’s leadership, Fidelity has helped fund major startups, including Uber, the ride sharing app that helps improve transit in major cities.