Bloomberg Markets' 50 Most Influential

By Bloomberg Markets - 2012-09-05T07:58:26Z

Photograph by Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

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Jiang Jianqing

Chairman, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd.

The head of China's largest bank, Jiang, 59, has been looking overseas. He has made acquisitions from Asia to South Africa to America, where the company is buying 80 percent of the U.S. unit of Bank of East Asia.