According to Interbrand’s Best Global Brands index the following companies are the top ten brands in the world, the valuation is simply for the brand name, not the company:-

  1. Coca-Cola $70,452m
  2. IBM $64,727m
  3. Microsoft $60,895m
  4. Google $43,557m
  5. GE $47,777m
  6. McDonald’s $33,578m
  7. Intel $32,015m
  8. Nokia $29,495m
  9. Disney $28,731m
  10. Hewlett Packard $26,867m

(Unfortunately there are no UK companies in the top 30, although we do have six brands in the top 100.)

Source: The Independent