Despite coming from a humble background, Vijay Eswaran has created a name for himself in the entrepreneurship industry. He is the founder and the chief executive officer of a globally recognized company known as the QI Group. He was born in Malaysia in the year 1960.
He is well educated since he attended the prestigious London School of Economics where he undertook his bachelor’s degree in social economics. Immediately after graduating, he worked at numerous jobs in various countries such as France, UK, and Belgium.
During his stay in the UK, Vijay Eswaran was attracted to the binary system market. He, therefore, obtained a professional certification in CIMA so as to venture into the business. Come the year 1986; he undertook his MBA from Southern Illinois University, US.
Vijay Eswaran entrepreneurial journey began after he completed his MBA. Together with his partner Joseph Bismark, he in the year 1998 established QI Group of companies. The company started small and was coupled with numerous challenges.
The company has grown from a humble beginning of selling commemorative coins in the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. Today the company is recognized as a commercially based company that specializes in various industries such as travel, media, training and corporate investments.
The company has over time established branches in more than 30 different countries. The corporation has proven to be a job creator. It has employed more than 1,500 people in the 30 countries. For the time over, Vijay Eswaran has given lectures in various institutes of higher learning and leadership conferences on spirituality and business.
Many people in business are philanthropic. Vijay Eswaran is not an exemption. He has impacted many people’s lives through Vijayaratnam Foundation named after his father. Vijay Eswaran has authority in writing. He authored a book known as In the Thinking Sphere of Silence, a book that addresses life on management.
The success of this book is untold. It has been translated into many languages. Other books he has written include On the Wings of Thought and 18 Stepping Stones. Entrepreneurial success has seen him serving as the chairperson of the Malaysia Council of the Quest International University.
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