10 Interesting Facts About Businessman And Motivational Speaker Sashin Govender

Sashin Govender is an innovative and disruptive entrepreneur, investor, one of the most sought after networkers, multiple times best-selling author, world-renowned speaker, and philanthropist. He is known for his success in business, self-development, inspirational seminars and self-help podcasts, books and programs.

Here are ten things you might not know about businessman and global speaker Sashin Govender:

  1. He was born and raised in Kwa Zulu Natal

Sashin grew up in Durban, South Africa. He grew up in an above average household in a 3rd world country with an average monthly income of $300 to losing it all before he bounced back to become one of the youngest and most successful entrepreneurs to come out of Africa.


  1. He is a chess wizard

During his school career he represented the province of Kwa Zulu Natal at the South African Chess Championships. He was asked after winning a chess match on what chess has done for him. He said “Chess has allowed me to be a visionary and pioneer in life. I know my next move before I even take it.”

This foresight has allowed him to become one of the most successful at his age.


  1. He started his self-development at the tender 8

Sashin would attend seminars and master classes at the age of eight, he would ask various business leaders and speakers to mentor him before he turned nine. He strongly believes that his mindset is his strongest asset, this “asset” has allowed him to become a household name in over 40 countries around the world through his “Retire With Sashin – The Millionaire Student” programme and community.


  1. He was a D level student at school

His highest qualification is a D student in his final schooling career year, his favourite quote when it comes to system schooling is: “Formal education will make you a living but self-education will make you a fortune.”


  1. He became a 7 figure earner at 21 years old and an 8 figure earner at 24 years old

Sashin has multiple streams of income, he is a global motivational speaker, he is a sales and life coach. Sashin has helped thousands of people achieve their personal and business goals through his programmes and mindset training development classes. In 2012 he partnered up with a Billion Dollar United States based Travel & Lifestyle company, he broke every record being the Youngest individual Worldwide to achieve each status level.


  1. He won a major award at the age of 19

At the tender age of just nineteen he was listed as the Business For Home Entrepreneur of the Year Under 30. He is also a Tedx Speaker.


  1. He was coached by some of the biggest names

Sashin has been mentored and coached by the likes of Tony Robins, Robert Kiyosaki, Shaquille O’Neal, John De Martini, Pitbull, Marc Accetta, celebrity lifestyle coach, Johnny Wimbrey and the list goes on.


  1. He spoke to a sold out crowd in the US

Sashin is a global motivational speaker, he inspires thousands of people worldwide. During his mindset development tours he tends to sell out stadiums specifically in the United States. Recently he spoke to a Sold Out crowd of 25 000+ at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington Texas, the home of the Dallas Cowboys in USA.


  1. He has very famous friends

When you get onto his social media accounts you see an influential person who has been verified and has over 650 000 followers on Instagram alone.

He surrounds himself with a power circle of friends and business partners, you will see the likes of Les Brown, Rick Ross, Pharrell, Akon, Jason Derulo and many more around him at any time.

He strongly believes in the power of association and that is why he only surrounds himself with like-minded people.


  1. He created the motto “Work Like You Broke”

Beside living the dream life with time and financial freedom, his motto is, “ Work Like You Broke. “ He just completed a worldwide tour to 19 cities, 9 countries and 4 continents launching his business, and during his spare time he is writing his first book which is getting ready to launch early 2019. Today Sashin has business partners in 40+ countries & 6 continents worldwide which is exponentially expanding daily.

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