FOCUS magazine published the traditional annual ranking of the best top managers of Ukraine, which marked the 3 best managers from 13 different sectors of the economy. For the fifth year in a row, founder of OKKO Group and OKKO president Vitaliy Antonov is among the top three in the retail sector.
The main selection criterion in compiling the rating was a survey of industry experts and market participants conducted by FOCUS journalists. This year, experts assessed how well and effectively the companies worked in the crisis caused by the global pandemic.
"We managed to avoid a drop in non-fuel sales by reviewing the range and processes. However, due to the pandemic pressure on the company's business, it had to temporarily curtail new investment projects, review the costs of filling stations, and suspend recruitment. "We forecast a decline in demand for petroleum products long before the" fuel crisis "and for several years relied on the development of non-fuel sales," - said Vitaliy Antonov.