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Vishen Lakhiani is one of today’s most influential minds in the fields of education and human consciousness. Founder of Mindvalley.
Vishen Lakhiani is one of today’s most influential minds in the fields of education and human consciousness. He is the founder of Mindvalley University and its 2 million-strong student base - which is now expanding across schools in Finland, Silicon Valley companies, and universities worldwide.
Vishen Lakhiani’s book, The Code of the Extraordinary Mind, made the New York Times Business Best Sellers List, and hit the coveted #1 spot on Amazon five times in 2017. It has since won several awards and been translated into 20+ languages, including Russian, Chinese, German and Spanish.
In 2017 Vishen Lakhiani twice became the #2 author in the world on Amazon Kindle, overtaking even JK Rowling and Stephen King. Meanwhile, his mobile apps like Omvana have become the bestselling Health & Fitness app in 30+ countries. His ideas on personal transformation and work culture are now being turned into multiple books, including The Code of the Extraordinary Team - due in January 2020 by Penguin Random House.
At Mindvalley, Vishen Lakhiani created the Quests learning platform: a next-generation method of online learning, which attains an unheard-of 60% completion rate on courses, in an industry where 8% is average. Vishen is also the founder of A-Fest, the transformational festival described as the “TED meets Coachella” of the personal growth industry.
Vishen Lakhiani is also the founder of Mindvalley University City Campus, where thousands of people move to a new city every year to immerse themselves in a 30-day campus dedicated to human transformation and co-creation. His next goal is to create the #1 education brand in the world, and reach 1 billion students so humanity can experience the biggest jump in its consciousness since the dawn of the human species.