Vijay Eswaran is an entrepreneur and a native of Malaysia. He is also the current executive chairperson of QI Group, a direct selling company based in Hong Kong. Eswaran is also an author, motivational speaker, and philanthropist.
Eswaran studied socio-economics at the London School of Economics. For a year, he stayed in Europe and worked as a manual laborer in vineyards and construction sites. Eswaran also worked as a Taxi driver for a while. Eswaran later enrolled for a professional course at the Chartered Institute of Management Accounts. In 1986, Eswaran relocated to the U.S and obtained a master’s in business administration from the Southern Illinois University. While in the U.S., Eswaran was involved in pyramid selling for Synaptics, a computer hardware developer.
Eswaran and the QI Group
Eswaran moved to Asia in 1998. Upon arrival, Cosway Group, a Philippine-based company that was interested in investing in the multilevel marketing (MLM), approached him. Eventually, he decided to start his business, Q1 Group. This e-commerce business is involved in ventures such as media, corporate investments, luxury products, training, telecommunication, and wellness. The QI Group has operations in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and Hong Kong.
Eswaran works closely with Joseph Bismark to manage QI Group. These two principals are known to possess unique managerial styles, which have contributed to the success of the company. The QI Group operates on the values of integrity, care, and service to the people. According to Eswaran, the QI Group practices vegetarianism because they believe every life is important. QI Group is a conglomerate of various businesses. The Quest International University Perak and QNET are part of QI Group of firms.
Eswaran’s community works
Eswaran is a philanthropist and supports various causes. He works in partnership with Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute to mentor young people. He also supports sports through QNET. The QI Group sponsors Manchester City Football Club. Eswaran has given motivational speeches at prominent forums, such as Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in India. He is also a renowned author. His latest book is “18 Stepping Stones.”
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