Samuel J. Palmisano
#21409 Overall Influence

Samuel J. Palmisano

American businessman


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From Wikipedia

Samuel J. "Sam" Palmisano is a former president and the eighth chief executive officer of IBM until January 2012. He also served as Chairman of the company until October 1, 2012.Palmisano was appointed president and chief operating officer effective in October 2000. He was promoted to CEO in March 2002, while retaining the title of president, and named chairman effective January 1, 2003. Palmisano announced on October 25, 2011, that he was stepping aside as president and CEO. He was succeeded in these positions by Ginni Rometty.

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Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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#1289 World Rank
#1385 World Rank
Computer Science

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