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43. Linda Hudson
43. Linda Hudson
President, Land & Armaments
BAE Systems
2008 rank: New
Age: 59

Since joining BAE in 2007, Hudson has more than doubled her division's size. As the world's largest military vehicle business, her unit generated about a third of the company's $34.4 billion in revenue.

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Last updated September 15 2009: 12:58 PM ET
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