Who are the smartest people in the world?
IQ is not the only criteria to make it onto this list; that would be too easy and not the best measure. These are the world’s most intelligent people, both based on IQ and contributions to their fields. From all industries and sectors, they are changing the world whether or not you know it.
Mislav Predavec is a Croatian mathematics professor with a reported IQ of 190. “I always felt I was a step ahead of others.” In 2012 the World Genius Directory ranked Predavec as the third smartest person in the world.