The youngest of the list of most influential women

The youngest of the list of most influential women

Forbes Woman is a list of the most influential women in the world under the age of 40 years

Just the top 100 most influential women of the American version of the world Forbes included nine participants under the age of 40 years - that is, they are less than 10%. Among them - one Russian, the editor in chief Margarita Simonyan RT. The youngest on the list was the 27-year-old American singer Taylor Swift, which boasts a series of sverhuspeshnyh albums and videos.

At the same time among the included this nine women have representatives of different sectors: the show-business, politics, technology sector, media - and countries: the United States, India, Russia, New Zealand and China, although American while in the majority, and they accounted for almost half young participants list.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

1. Taylor Swift

Age: 27Cektor: show business

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 85

Nationality: United States

Relationship status: Single

Swift's debut album released in 2006, when she was just 16 years old - and he immediately got on the list of best-selling records in the US Billboard 200. The last album, "1989" has become the most sold in 2014 (based on sales on all platforms) and tour in support of 2015 brought nearly a quarter of a billion dollars. In August 2017 Swift has released a YouTube video for the single "Look What You Made Me Do", which will be included in her new album, and one day received more than 43 million views - at the time a record for hits in the first 24 hours after the publication of the video on platform.

It also announced that it will sell tickets to their concerts under the new scheme - in fact, this is an auction where they accrue to the fans who have been most active in supporting its products in line: buy albums, watched the videos, share links on social networks . The singer explained that the fight against the resale of tickets.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

2. Priscilla Chan

Age: 32Cektor: Philanthropy

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 69

Nationality: United States

Marital status: Married, two children

The physician by training and a graduate of Harvard University, co-founder Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Priscilla Chan is not just the wife of Mark Zuckerberg. Tran Organization, in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Bloomberg Philanthropies invested $ 225 million in start-up -programs Resolve to reduce mortality from cardiovascular diseases in 60 low-income countries. Through its philanthropic initiatives, it also acquired the Meta, a system based on artificial intelligence, which will allow researchers to directly view the number of scientific publications. In 2015, Zuckerberg and Chan, in a letter addressed to their newly born daughter, announced their intention for life to pass 99% Facebook shares held by them to charity (at the time the company was estimated at $ 45 billion).

The youngest of the list of most influential women

3. Pryanka Chopra

Age: 35Cektor: show business

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 97

Citizenship: India

Family status: -

Pryanka Chopra was able to develop a successful career in Bollywood, where she starred in 2003 in more than 40 films, and transfer success in Hollywood: in 2015 left Quantico series with her participation, she became the first Indian actress to get the main dramatic role in the American television, and in 2017 she made her debut on the big screen US - released film "Baywatch." She is now at various stages of production are a few Hollywood projects with her participation. In Mumbai Chopros founded a production company, Purple Pebble Pictures, which is trying to promote local talents. Her non-profit organization The Priyanka Chopra Foundation for Health and Education develops education and health care for children from poor Indian families.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

4. Ivanka Trump

Age: 36Cektor: politics

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 19

Nationality: United States

Marital status: Married, three children

First daughter and adviser to the president of the United States, Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump was, in fact, in the role of first lady. Previously, she was best known for his fashion brand, and now the United States is on the women's summit Big Twenty, and should lead the US delegation at the summit in India. Correspondents Bloomberg ironically noted that while Donald Trump in the election campaign promised to return to active jobs back to the US, its production line has been localized in China and Vietnam. Ivanka Trump has become one of the key characters in his campaign - for example, spoke about the rights and opportunities of women.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

5. Beyonce Knowles

Age: 36Cektor: show business

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 50

Nationality: United States

Marital status: Married, three children

The first "Grammy", she received even in the age of 19, along with Destiny's Child, and in 2011, Billboard magazine has awarded its prize "Artist of the Millennium". In 2017, Beyoncé won second place in the Forbes ranking of the wealthiest celebrities and became it the richest woman with an income of $ 105 million - especially this contributed to her tour Formation World Tour, which brought $ 250 million workaround could only rapper Diddy (Sean Combs). which earned $ 130 million. Together with her husband, producer Jay Z, and other musicians, Beyonce also owns strimingovym Tidal service. At the beginning of 2017 Sprint has invested in it $ 200 million, having reportedly share of 33%, and the value of the share Beyonce rose sharply.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

6. Roshni Nadar Malotra

Age: 36Cektor: Technology

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 57

Citizenship: India

Marital status: Married, two children

Graduate of Northwestern University and the School of Management. Kellogg, Roshni Nadar Malotra the age of 27 in 2009, HCL Technologies has headed as CEO of, and a year and Chief Executive Officer. Responsibilities Nadar Malotry includes all strategic decisions in the company founded by her father, Shiv Nadar in 1976, in May 2017 which showed a market capitalization of $ 18, 7 billion. Roshni Nadar Malotra also one of the Trustees of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, an educational organization that has established a number of top schools and colleges in India.

The youngest of the list of most influential women

7. Jacinda Ardern

Age: 37Cektor: politics

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 38

Citizenship: New Zealand

Relationship status: Single

Newly elected Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern - an example of how a charismatic politician can in the shortest possible time to fly to the top. Ardern in August 2017 headed Leboristskuyu party, which in October won the elections, it managed to rise to the term "Dzhasindamaniya" in the press. Only the first 10 days after Ardern stood at the head of the party, the Labor Party received about $ 500,000 additional donations on the election campaign, and the ratings of their support for the first month that she spent at the helm, it has increased from 23-24% to a ten-year record of 43%. Ardern - an active supporter of the welfare state

The youngest of the list of most influential women

8. Margarita Simonyan

Age: 37Cektor: Media

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 38

Citizenship: Russia

Marital status: two children

In 2005, Simonyan, at age 25, led the broadcasts in foreign languages ​​RT network, and in 2013, after the reform of the agency and the dismissal of his former editor Svetlana Mironyuk - still MIA "Russia today" (RIA Novosti). Assess the real scope of RT is not easy, because the channel does not use the Nielsen ratings. According SimilarWeb in September, the number of page views amounted to RT 144 million, RT itself with reference to Ipsos in 2016 reported 70 million viewers of its channels in the US and Europe. However, in 2015, The Daily Beast citing documents obtained from a former employee of RIA News Basil Gátova, wrote that the channel aggressively exaggerates his success.

"Our channel primarily reflects Russia's position on things, because the information war - it is also a war", - he said in an interview with RBC Simonyan in 2015. Beginning in 2008, RT has received a series of warnings from British mediaregulyatora Ofcom - for breach of broadcasting rules, and in September 2017 the US Justice Department demanded that the company, which serves the RT America channel, is registered as a foreign agent. When Simonyan in 2015, "Russia Today" also faced with the arrest of its assets in Europe in the Yukos case.

9. Jin Liu

Age: 39Cektor: Technology

Place in the ranking of the most influential women in the world - in 2017: 40

Citizenship: China

Marital status: Married, three children Liu -. President startup Didi Chuxing, mobile transport platform, represented in 400 cities in China and is estimated at $ 50 billion A graduate of Harvard University, who worked 12 years at Goldman Sachs, he joined Didi Chuxing in 2014. Liu on its territory with Uber won the war, when he and the chairman of the board of directors Didi Chuxing Cheng Uber Veyem persuaded to sell its operations in China. The company now Liu is planning to expand its sphere of interest beyond a single country, and for that purpose to invest in European Taxify.