25) Charles B. Strauss
President and CEO, Unilever United States
WHY: A corporate ringmaster who has the ability to juggle diverse interests.
WHAT'S NEXT: Growing Unilever's leading brands like Suave, Hellman's and Ben & Jerry's.
Unilever's Charles Strauss knows how to multitask.
As director and chairman of Unilever's North America Committee, president and chief executive officer of Unilever United States, and president of Unilever's Ho