Fortune 500 Women CEOs

Newly appointed WellPoint CEO Angela Braly will be the only woman to run a Fortune 50 company. See other women who are already heading up Fortune 500s.

Susan M. Ivey
Susan M. Ivey
Title: Chairman, President and CEO
Age: 48
Compensation: $8.17 million
Susan Ivey is a 25-year veteran of the tobacco business. At Reynolds American, she oversees some of the most iconic cigarette brands, such as Camel and Kool. But while she's working on increasing the company's 30 percent market share, she's also dealing with states adopting smoking restrictions and increasing cigarette taxes.

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Compensation figures include salary, bonus, deferred compensation, non-equity incentive plan, pension and exercised options according to most recent data available. Figures are for 2006, unless otherwise noted.
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