Born in 1960, Vijay Eswaran, the founder and chairman of the QI Group. Besides, Vijay also bears so many titles to his name. He’s a global business orator and a well-renowned author. While studying in the UK and USA, Dr. Vijay worked for multi-level marketing firms. Eswaran is an ardent advocate for value-based management. He has also advocated for women’s economic empowerment.
Upon completing his education, he heeded his entrepreneurship calling and returned to Asia. In 1998, he, together with Joseph Bismark, founded the QI Group. The firm is a multinational conglomerate company dealing in hospitality, telecommunications, and direct selling.
Currently, the QI Group has more than 1500 employees. It has regional offices in Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore. With his expertise in economics, Vijay continues to ensure that the QI Group maintains sustainable operations. Such expertise is essential in benefiting the surrounding communities.
In 2017, Vijay partnered with Green Venture Capital to develop QI City. The project is an RM1.2 billion residential and commercial edu-city set for completion in 2020.
Eswaran is a highly esteemed author. He has penned six inspirational and thought-provoking books. They include; In The Sphere Of Silence, In The Thinking Zone, and Two Minutes From The Abyss.
Moreover, he’s a prolific article writer. Some of his articles have been cited by the International Business Times and POLITICO Europe. In his works, Vijay stresses gender equality and economic women empowerment. He highly emphasizes on proper leadership and approaching diversity as a financial strategy.
Dr. Vijay is the current chairman of the University Council, Quest International University. In 2011, he was honored by Forbes Asia as a Hero of Philanthropy.
He’s also an award winner for the Lifetime Achievement Award for Regional Philanthropy. He was conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Economics by the Pannasastra University in 2016.
Eswaran attributes his success to the sphere of silence. He has dramatically embraced the spirit of meditation. He believes in teamwork and the propensity to keep pushing. Learn more: http://mlmnation.net/dato-vijay-eswaran-taxi-driver-worth-500-million-dollars-932/