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Reltio CEO Manish Sood Among Owler’s 100 Top-Rated CEO Rankings

Redwood Shores, CA — May 17, 2017 — Reltio, the enterprise data-driven applications and modern data management Platform as a Service (PaaS) company, today announced that its CEO Manish Sood, has been ranked in the Top 100 Global CEOs according to it inaugural 2017 CEO top-rated CEO rankings.

Reltio provides Reltio Cloud, the only multitenant PaaS that enables organizations to build data-driven applications with reliable master data management (MDM), relevant big data insights, and intelligent recommended actions.

Manish Sood ranked #60 out of all over 167,000 global CEOs listed on Owler.

Awardees were chosen according to ratings by the Owler Community, which is comprised of over 1 million active business professionals across a multitude of roles and industries.

Out of the 167,000 CEOs on Owler, only 1,000 of the top CEOs were recognized, meaning that only the créme de la créme of corporate commanders—the top 0.60 percent made the cut.

Manish Sood ranked #60 out of all over 167,000 global CEOs listed on Owler.

Manish Sood was also ranked #4 in Silicon Valley among his peers

Manish Sood was also ranked #4 in Silicon Valley among his peers

And #34 of all Global CEOs in technology

manish Sood is ranked #34 of all Global CEOs in technology

Manish Sood’s recognition comes on the heels of several organizational accolades including being rated as one of Fortune Magazine’s Top 30 places to work in technology.

“‘I’m tremendously honored to be listed among this well respected list of CEOs,’ said Manish Sood, CEO, Reltio. ‘It’s even more humbling that the votes are from not just Reltio’s customers, partners and employees, but others in the Owler community that include peer companies. I view this as a recognition of all of our employees and Reltio’s core values and achievements to date.'”

The full Owler announcement is listed below.


Owler, the leading community-based business insights platform, announced the launch of its inaugural Top-Rated CEO Rankings, which provides a true market view of CEO ratings based on over a quarter million inputs from members of the Owler Community. The ratings break down the most-liked CEOs across the country by industry and city, as well as compares CEOs at public and private organizations.

According to the report, Craig Jelinek, CEO of Costco, is the highest-rated public company CEO, with a rating of 94.9. Marriott’s Arne Sorenson is close behind with a rating of 93.9 and Capital One’s Richard D. Fairbank rounded out the top three public company CEOs.

People living in Nashville have the best chance of working for a beloved CEO, according to Owler. Of the 30 cities with the most businesses listed on Owler, Nashville has the highest average CEO rating with a score of 82.4. And contrary to popular belief, good and bad CEOs are not evenly distributed across industries. Owler found that Marketing and Creative, Travel and Hospitality, and Automotive industries have higher rated CEOs than any other industries. Unsurprisingly, the airline industry has the lowest ranking CEOs.

“Owler’s first annual list of top-rated CEOs is the only official ranking that provides a true market view of America’s best-loved leaders,” said Jim Fowler, Founder & CEO, Owler. “These executives received high approval ratings from employees, suppliers, partners, and even competitors, to beat out 99.4 percent of other CEOs featured on our platform. They truly are the best of the best in the global marketplace.”

Owler’s 2017 Top-Rated CEO Rankings report includes all CEOs with 10 or more ratings spanning across 50 cities and 25 industries. Employees, followers, competitors, and other general users of Owler were asked to rate CEOs. Owler analyzed approval ratings of the top 5,000 most-rated chief executives included their top-rated CEO rankings.


To review the complete ranking, please visit: https://www.owler.com/ceo-ratings.htm?segmentName=Overall

To see a summary of the key findings on our blog, please visit: http://blog.owler.com/ceo-rankings-deeper-dive/

About Owler

Owler is the world’s largest community-based business insights platform that business professionals use to outsmart their competition, gain competitive insights, and uncover the latest industry news and alerts. Owler is powered by an active community of 1 million business professionals who contribute unique business insights such as competitors, private company revenue, and CEO ratings. From startups all the way to large enterprises (including 96% of the Fortune 500), CEOs, salespeople, marketers, product managers, and all types of business professionals use Owler daily. Launched in 2014, and funded by Norwest Venture Partners and Trinity Ventures, Owler is headquartered in San Mateo, CA with offices in Spokane, WA, and Coimbatore, India.