About Me

Welcome to Automation Champion! 



About Author: – Rakesh Gupta is a graduate of SRM University, Chennai, with a degree in information technology. He previously worked at iGate Computer System Ltd (now a part of Capgemini). He is a three-time Salesforce MVP, evangelist, Salesforce trainer, blogger, and is working as a Salesforce solution architect. He has been working on the platform of Salesforce.com for 6+ years. He is from Katihar, Bihar, and lives in Mumbai, India.

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He is the author of following books
1) Developing Application with Salesforce Chatter
2) Salesforce.com Customization Handbook
3) Learning Salesforce Visual Workflow – First Edition 
4) Mastering Salesforce CRM Administration
5) Learning Salesforce Visual Workflow and Process Builder – Second Edition (Upcoming)

He is technical reviewer of following books
1) Learning Force.com Application Development
2) Mastering Application Development with Force.com

Biography: – Rakesh Gupta is a Mumbai based Salesforce MVP, evangelist with experience in Salesforce as a Developer, Consultant, and Solution Architect. Best known as an automation champion in the Salesforce ecosystem, as he has written over 110 articles on Visual Workflow and Process Builder to show how someone can use Visual Workflow and Process Builder to minimize code usage. He is also the initiator of a biweekly online webinar, Automation Hour (http://www.automationhour.com). He also offers online and corporate training for various Salesforce certifications. He has trained more than 700 individual professionals around the globe and conducted corporate workshops. He offered training for various courses such as ADM 201, ADM 301, App Builder, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Platform Developer I, Platform Developer II, and Pardot. If anyone is looking for Salesforce training, reach out to him by filling contact me form. He is very passionate about Force.com and shares information through various channels, including Salesforce Success Community. 


Salesforce User Group Leader: – He is the leader of  below-mentioned user groups

1) Navi-Mumbai Salesforce Developer User Group
2) Nashik Salesforce Developer User Group
3) Mumbai Salesforce User Group

Salesforce Certifications: – He currently holds following certifications in Salesforce including others

1) Salesforce.com Certified Administrator
2) Salesforce.com Certified Advanced Administrator
3) Salesforce.com Certified Force.com Developer
4) Salesforce.com Certified Sales Cloud Consultant
5) Salesforce.com Certified Service Cloud Consultant
6) Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder
7) Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I
8) Salesforce Certified Pardot Specialist
9) Salesforce Certified Pardot Consultant
10) Apttus Quote – to – Cash Certified

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Contact Information: – Use below options or the Contact Me page to reach out to him 

About Me Page: – about.me/rakeshistom
Success Community: – http://goo.gl/sDtoAt
Trailhead Profile: – https://goo.gl/KmCVh2


You can follow him on Twitter at @rakeshistom / @automationchamp