Click here to preview the new Fast Company

Want to try out the new

If you’d like to return to the previous design, click the yellow button on the lower left corner.

50. Nizan Guanaes

Grupo ABC

If you don't know Nizan Guanaes, you soon will. The chairman of Brazilian advertising conglomerate Grupo ABC intends to push the world's 20th-largest advertising company up to the ninth spot before Rio de Janeiro hosts the Olympic Games in 2016. The 10-month-old New York office of ABC's Africa agency has already added titans such as Mitsubishi, Procter & Gamble, and Walmart to its portfolio.


Watch Guanaes' acceptance video for receiving the American Business Council Award for Entrepreneurial Vision.

Add New Comment