No.1, IBM sales chief Virginia Rometty
Virginia "Ginny" Rometty, is the full package, at least on paper.
Not only does Rometty run global sales for IBM (IBM), she sits on the company's executive strategy team. And she rose to that rank from chief of IBM's global services division.
"HP needs someone with deep enterprise market experience," says one investor, who puts Rometty at the top of his list.Strengths: Can sell to businesses Weaknesses: Bleeds IBM blue, an antigen in Silicon Valley. --Written by Scott Moritz in New York.
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