97. Steven Rales
His Danaher Corp., the industrial conglomerate he chairs and cofounded with his brother Mitchell (No. 219), closed on about $5 billion in acquisitions in 2016, expanding in molecular diagnostics as well as pharmaceutical research. The brothers’ industrial company Fortive was spun off from Danaher in July 2016. The duo got started by buying a troubled REIT in 1983. Rales is co-producing Wes Anderson’s next movie, Isle of Dogs.