In order to find and document founders of the times who define a better future, iAsk acts as as the initiator and will host the 2020 Global Founders Summit and Influencers List Release Ceremony on January 8, 2021. The summit features the theme of “Foreseeing the Future, Keeping Uplifting and Benevolent”, for the founders to discuss value innovation and future trends together. We have confirmed with the Global Founders Financial Services Alliance and the Global Founders Communication Services Alliance to release 2020 Top 50 Leaders of Public Companies list.
To document the most influential business leaders of the era, including leaders of public companies with outstanding track records, the pre-IPO companies with an exceptional performance or the most innovative growth engine. We are looking for founders who have made outstanding contributions in various fields in 2020 in the investment stage.
This year's selection covers more than 1,000 declared new economy enterprises and founders, and has been assessed based on the dimensions of influence of founders, enterprise efficiency, industry innovation, social responsibility, industry revolutions and more. The five dimensions of selection were assigned with different weights in the six lists, and were evaluated by the Global Founders Communication Services Alliance and the Global Founders Financial Services Alliance. After a series of evaluations by the two Alliances, a list of top 50 candidates was finalized based on the overall scores of each.
As we enter 2020, capital has been rushing in with a number of carriers of hardcore technology such as data and intelligence. The list aims to find a number of public companies with technology and intelligence genetic attributes or strengths of leading the industry. They are widely present at major exchanges such as New York Stock Exchange, Nasdaq Stock Exchange, Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange (especially the STAR Market) and Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
The founders final list for the 2020 Top 50 Leaders of Public Companies is as below: