The Young Achievers

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The Young Achievers

  1. 1. The Young Achievers Presented By: Sahil Jain - 130840130087 Siddharth sahu - 130840130099
  2. 2. Achiever –Who is he??? 2
  3. 3. Achiever #1 1 Winner of the Millennium Technology prize equivalent to the noble prize in technology in April 20, 2012 2 His personal mascot a penguin named – “Tux” has been adopted by open source project as a representation of their product . 3 Original author/creator of the most widely used open source project.
  4. 4. Linus Torvalds
  5. 5. Achiever #2 1) Five time world boxing champion 2) Only woman boxer to have won a medal in each of the world championship. 3) Rank no 4 AIBA world woman‟s ranking fly weight category. 4) Only Indian woman boxer to have qualified for 2012 summer olympics and won the bronze medal. 5
  6. 6. M C Mary Kom 6
  7. 7. Achiever #3 1) Pursued M.A. in general studies from Tufts university in 1976. 2) Served UN from 1976 to 2001 including being an executive assistant to then secretary general Kofi Annan. 3) Nominated for the post of UN general secretary by govt. of India in 2006. 4) Contested in general elections of 2009 as a candidate from congress party, won and subsequently sworn in as Minister of state in 7
  8. 8. Shashi Tharoor 8
  9. 9. Achiever #4 1) Was first to turn the idea of personal computer to reality 2) Founded NeXT in 1995 ,also purchased George Lucas „s Lucasfilm to form Pixar Animations. 3) Became billionaire after taking it public in 1995 which rolled out blockbusters like Toy Story, Cars and Finding Nemo. 4) Visionary behind iPod, iPad, iPhone,MacBook. 9
  10. 10. Steve Jobs 10
  11. 11. Achiever #5 1) Delivered a controversial paper in 2005 predicting a nearby financial crisis which later on proved to be true. 2) Won a Fischer Black price in 2003 by American finance association, by that time, he was only 40 years of age. 3) Currently serving as governor of the “Reserve Bank of India”. 11
  12. 12. Dr. Raghuram Ranjan 12
  13. 13. Achiever #6 1) Currently 23 years of age, has raised a funds of over Rs. 25 million through her stage shows for poor children suffering from heart diseases. 2) Made her entry in both Guinness book of World Records and Limca Book of world Records for great achievements in social work. 3) Honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award in 2005. 4) Has entered into Bollywood industry as playback singer and lend her voice to notable hindi movies like “Ek Tha Tiger and “Ashiqui2” 13
  14. 14. Palak Muchhal 14
  15. 15. Road to Success 15
  16. 16. Achiever x 16

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