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5. Andrea Jung
Chairman and CEO
Avon Products (AVP)
2009 rank: 5
Age: 52

In December she became co-lead director on Apple's board, a prestigious role given the dearth of women in the top ranks of the world's most watched company. (She's also on the board at GE.) Avon hasn't fared as well: Revenue and income were both down last year, when most companies were bouncing back, and the stock is trailing the S&P.

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