Introducing the Top 100 Global Innovators™
10-year anniversary edition
Every year since 2012, we have celebrated the Top 100 Global Innovators™ – companies and institutions that contribute new ideas, solve problems and create new economic value. From our data-driven analysis, we rank the 100 innovators that sit at the top of the global innovation landscape.
Who made the Top 100 Innovators 2021, 10-year anniversary edition?
In this special 10-year-anniversary edition, we celebrate consistency in innovation excellence and quantify the economic value of ideation. Using our advanced Derwent™ patent solutions, we unearth the hidden value of innovation culture to provide a measure of the ideation culture that produces patents.
companies that have led the way.
29 companies have appeared in the Top 100 Global Innovators list every single year since its inception a decade ago. With an average age of a century, the foundational stories of these firms and the themes they teach, endure and resonate today.