Achiever's Success Story
One of the Fastest Mental Calculator in the World
Two times Guinness World Record Holder, Three times National records holder (Limca book of records and India book of records) Dr. Vikas Sharma is one of the fastest mental calculator in the world. Vikas promotes the message that human mind capabilities are far superior than any machine ever built. Epitomizing the power of belief he says, “Outside is just an illusion, what lies within that matters”.
As a childhood passion to explore number patterns, he was able to develop his own technique to do fast mental calculations. Practicing over Six years, he challenged the Chinese Guinness world record in 2015 for the most number of mental calculations in one minute. Breaking the record with a huge margin his journey with World Records began with a significant success.
He broke his own World Record within in the same year by another big margin and later went on to make three more national records in mental arithmetic. Many national and international media covered his success. He also featured in the book ‘Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise’ by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool.
He is an eminent Harvard scholar in business analytics along an Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication, MBA degree from University of North Carolina and an honorary doctorate in World records making.
With 15 years of experience in technology consulting, he has worked with various Fortune 100 companies globally and has travelled to five continents. He has been working for last 9 years in USA and now in Canada.
A former member of Indian Mathematical society he has received various awards from government of India and Mayor/SDM Gurgaon, Haryana. He currently lives in Canada and works as Director, Optimization Services at Salesforce managing his team’s business in the North and South America.
He is an achiever and believes in positive mindset and active approach towards life.