The Top 25 Disrupters Of 2012


17. Bill Veghte

COO

Hewlett-Packard

HP may be the midst of a do-or-die transition, but its software division is growing, and Veghte is the one to thank. Veghte, who for almost two years spearheaded HP's software unit, grew the division 22 percent in the second quarter, before becoming COO.