Vijay Eswaran is a renowned entrepreneur and business leader. He is the founder of the QI Group and serves as the Executive Chairman. The QI Group is a direct selling e-commerce group with a global presence. He is also a best-selling author, motivational speaker, and active philanthropist. Vijay Eswaran is one of the richest men in Asia. He appeared at number twenty-five on Forbes list of 50 Richest People in Malaysia in 2013. Read more: Five Minutes With Dr. Vijay Eswaran, Executive Chairman, QI Group of Companies and Dato Vijay Eswaran: From taxi driver to worth over $500 million dollars
The QI Group was launched in 1998 and has interests in real estate, consumer goods, luxury and lifestyle products, education and logistics. The successful CEO has won numerous industry awards. These demonstrate his excellence in business leadership at the QI Group. In 2016, Pannasastra University awarded him with an honorary doctorate in economics. The Global Indian Business Meet awarded him the New Global Indian honor for his success in business and philanthropy. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: http://philanthropies.org/vijay-eswaran-2/
He is a prolific author with six titles to his name. Some of these include “Two Minutes from the Abyss” published in 2016, “In the Sphere of Silence” published in 2005 and “In the Thinking Zone” launched in 2008. He frequently contributes to journals and newspaper columns. His books are available online in multiple languages.
Vijay Eswaran is a renowned motivational speaker. He was a principal speaker at the 2016 World Economic Forum. He also gives talks globally at universities and business forums. He passionately tackles topics on subjects such as smart business, leadership, personal and spiritual growth and philanthropy.
Vijay Eswaran runs the Vijayaratnam Foundation, a non-profit based in Malaysia in his fathers’ honor. He also supports charities through the RYTHM Foundation, a non-profit arm of the QI Group. He appeared on the Forbes list of heroes of philanthropy in 2011. In like manner, the Asian Strategic Leadership Institute recognized him with a regional philanthropy award.
Vijay Eswaran supports programs involved in youth development, education, arts and culture, and causes that support the growth of communities and women initiatives among others. Through business and philanthropy, he enables individuals to improve their quality of life, achieve personal growth and develop their communities.
Vijay Eswaran graduated from the London School of Economics. He has also attended the Southern Illinois University. Additionally, he is certified by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in the UK.