Born with dwarfism, Himanshu has had a life full of challenges. Kids and adults both made fun of him alike. The insensitivity and negativity hurt him but it also made his resolve strong to prove everyone wrong. He used his disability and successfully converted it into an opportunity. Today, Himanshu is a Chartered Accountant and also a lawyer. He stands 3 feet 8 inches tall and is now working with one of the topmost consulting firms. He has also done a management course at Harvard Business School. At this young age itself, he is an inspiration to many. He is a proud recipient of a lot of awards and has been featured by MAXIM, the renowned global fashion magazine, in their anniversary issue. An ardent debater, he has participated in a number of television shows. He has been actively working on creating awareness about the differently-abled through print, radio and visual media. He is also a guest speaker at various industry forums like CII, FICCI etc. Recently he has been facilitated with CII YOUNG ACHIEVER AWARD.
Himanshu Bakshi, Corporate Leader, and Motivational Speaker talk about overcoming one’s physical limitations. Speaking of how positive he is, he says “When people look at me, they bow to me. When I look at them, I look up to them.” He explains very lucidly the difference between sympathy and empathy. He talks about growing out of failures. He said, “Once you are successful, no one will ever dare to talk about your failures.”

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