Vijay Eswaran is a successful businessman and the esteemed Executive Chairman of the QI Group, a multilevel marketing company. Vijay is a cofounding partner of the QI Group, which was established in 1998. He studied at the London School of Economics where he graduated with a degree in socio-economics in 1984.
After graduating, Vijay remained in Europe to do odd jobs; for instance, he worked on a construction site in Belgium and as a cab driver in London. He later relocated to the United Kingdom where he learned binary system marketing. Vijay decided to acquire a professional qualification in multilevel marketing from CIMA as well as an MBA from the renowned Southern Illinois University in 1986.
QI Group is a leading multilevel marketing company, specializing in e-commerce conglomerate businesses in telecommunications, travel, media, corporate investments, and luxury products.
QI Group’s head office is located in Hong Kong. QI Group has regional offices in Thailand, Singapore, and Malaysia as well as a presence in around ten countries. Vijay merged traditional sales methods with the modern e-commerce business models to drive the company towards success.
The Achievements of Vijay Eswaran
Vijay is a popular author of several books that mostly deal with business and spirituality. In 2005, he published his first book called “In the Sphere of Silence.” Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: https://vijayeswaranblog.wordpress.com
The book explains his personal life management philosophy. Vijay’s second book “In the Thinking Zone” talks about his thoughts and reflections on life. His other books include “18 Stepping Stones” and “Two Minutes from Abyss.” Vijay has also been a distinguished speaker at management and business forums such as the World Economic Forum. Read more: Vijay Eswaran in Forbes Philanthropy Heroes list
Vijay has established a corporate social responsibility arm of the QI Group called the RHYTHM Foundation. He has also established the Vijayaratnam Foundation, a charitable organization in Malaysia. Vijay initiated community programs through the two foundations, for instance, mentorship programs.
In 2013, Forbes Asia ranked Vijay Eswaran among the top 50 richest Malaysians. He received the New Global Indian award for business excellence and philanthropy in 2012. Vijay owns a University in Malaysia, which will be graduating its fist batch of students in 2017. The University is currently located in a temporary campus in Ipoh city.