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Name: Vir­ginia (Ginni) Rometty

Po­si­tion: Chief ex­ec­u­tive, pres­i­dent and chair­woman, IBM

Age :61

Ed­u­ca­tion: Bach­e­lor of Sci­ence in com­puter sci­ence and elec­tri­cal en­gi­neer­ing,

North­west­ern Uni­ver­sity (1979)

Ca­reer: Big Blue all the way. Rometty joined IBM in 1981

Fam­ily: Mar­ried to pri­vate eq­uity in­vestor Mark An­thony Rometty

Hob­bies: Scuba div­ing and Broadway shows

Some­thing you might ex­pect: She’s been in For­tune mag­a­zine’s an­nual “50 Most Pow­er­ful Women in Busi­ness” list ev­ery year since 2005

Some­thing that might sur­prise:

She be­came the third fe­male mem­ber of the Au­gusta Na­tional Golf Club in 2014

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