OCCUPATION: CEO of JP Morgan Chase
NUMBER OF TIME COVERS: 0
PREVIOUS APPEARANCES ON THE TIME 100: 1
PRO: Having deftly navigated his own investment bank through the start of the subprime mortgage crisis, the visionary financier in collaboration with the Fed also swooped in to save the day when troubled Bear Stearns was faced with financial ruin.
CON: His stature among many in the finance world took a dip after he caved to shareholders and raised Bear's buy stock from $2 to $10 dollars.
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