Marc Benioff: A force of nature

With his brainchild cloud computing company scaling the heights, the billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist shows no signs of slowing down

24th December, 2017
Marc Benioff, chief executive of Salesforce: feted for his philanthropy and riding the crest of a commercial wave Picture: Bloomberg

Billionaire, founder, chief executive, philanthropist, pioneer, author: these are just some of the words used to describe Marc Benioff, the man who brought the world

The list would be incomplete without the description ‘award-winning’. In late November, Benioff was proclaimed America’s best chief executive, the latest in a string of accolades for the San Francisco-born entrepreneur.

The latest gong was awarded by Comparably, the US compensation and corporate culture...

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