Yulia Tymoshenko, Raisa Bogatyryova, Kateryna Yushchenko became the three most influential Ukrainian women in line with the rating “100 the most influential women of Ukraine in 2007”, drawn up by Focus magazine.

Magazine`s editor in chief Mykhaylo Gladkyi said this to the news conference in UNIAN today.

      The fourth place is occupied by Yulia Mostova, 5th – Ganna German. At the 6th place there is Valentyna Semenyuk, 7th – Vera Ulyanchenko. The 8th place is occupuied by Inna Bogoslovska, 9th – Maryna Stavniychuk and the 10th place by people`s artist of Ukraine Sophia Rotaru.

      The experts were 31 men from politics, business, science, journalistic and show business spheres. They elected the hundred of the most influential women of Ukraine.

 According to the words of M. Gladkyi, the magazine gave experts the list, which consisted of 130 nominees and the experts distributed the places. After that, Focus magazine prepared a consolidated rating.

      Among the experts were People’s Party chief Volodymyr Lytvyn, author and anchorman of “Freedom of Savik Shuster” TV-program Savik Shuster, BYuT member Andriy Shkil, member of the Our Ukraine – People’s self Defence Bloc Oleksandr Tretyakov, director of Sophia social researches center Andriy Yermolayev, general director of ICTV channel Oleksandr Bogutskyi.