Goldman Sachs Ranked on Fortune’s List of Most Admired Companies

22 JAN 2018

Fortune announced on January 19th its “World’s Most Admired Companies” list, a ranking of the most respected companies in the world. For the 11th consecutive year Goldman Sachs is included on the list, ranking number 27 overall and number 2 in its industry category (“Megabanks”).

Within the “Megabanks” category, the firm also ranked first in innovation, people management and global competitiveness.  View list on

As part of its methodology, Fortune partners with the Korn Ferry Hay Group to administer a survey exploring the relative strengths of companies’ corporate reputations. A pool of 680 companies was examined, comprising the highest-revenue companies in 52 industries selected from a list of the 1,000 largest companies by revenue in the US and 500 non-US candidates with revenues of $10 billion or more.

Executives, directors and analysts were asked to rate enterprises in their own industry on nine criteria, from investment value and quality of management and products to social responsibility and ability to attract talent.