World Champion of Public Speaking 2015
Mohammed Qahtani is a software analyst working for Saudi Aramco Oil Company. He joined Toastmasters in 2009 and won the World Championship of Public Speaking in 2015, Las Vegas after investing innumerable hours of work as he surpassed various levels of competition coming from all over the world's largest speech contest, and the first Arab to bag the honor and title of World Champion of Public Speaking. Qahtani uses his strengths in overcoming his fears. Born mute, he only began talking at the age of 6, but his hindrance never stopped him from soaring high to achieve his goals and makes his dreams come true. His winning speech, "The Power of Words" left a huge impact on his audience and his now spreading all over the world.