Vijay Eswaran is a distinguished businessman who is native to Malaysia, a nation located in southeastern Asia. The entrepreneur is the QI Group’s Executive Chairman. Qnet Ltd. is a direct selling company that’s a division of QI Group. The head office for Qnet Ltd. is in Hong Kong. Although Eswaran serves as Qi Group’s Executive Chairman, he’s also the company founder, having set it up back in 1998.
Eswaran’s date of birth is October 7th, 1960. His parents were Malaysian Ministry of Labour professional Vijayaratnam Saravanamuthu and educator Pushpavathy Chinnaiah. He headed abroad for his university education. He attended the prestigious London School of Economics in England and earned a socio-economic degree in 1984. He remained in the United Kingdom and Europe for a period of time post-graduation, taking on random positions in construction, taxi driving and even grape harvesting. When he was in England driving a taxi, he heard about binary system marketing which encouraged him to learn more about the subject. After that, he relocated to the United States to attend Southern Illinois University. He received his MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree from the school two years after completing his socio-economic program.
Eswaran held many respected positions after finishing his studies. He worked for IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) for a while in different locations all around the planet, specifically the United States, Canada, Australia and Europe. After his time at IBM was up in the beginning of the 1990s, he went back to his homeland of Asia. This is when and where the idea to become an entrepreneur first emerged in his mind. In 1998, he created Qi Group with the assistance and cooperation of various other professionals who were just as enthusiastic about the direct selling world as he was.
Although Eswaran indeed has a lot on his plate as the head of the Qi Group, he also works as an esteemed motivational speaker. He holds lectures internationally on diverse topics such as business and spirituality. His lectures have taken him to a broad spectrum of destinations, notably leadership forums and reputable institutions of higher learning.
He also spends a lot of his time doing philanthropy work. He set up the RYTHM Foundation, an organization that focuses on philanthropic efforts globally. Some of Eswaran’s primary causes include special education, women’s rights, youth development and child mentoring.
Eswaran regularly writes books. One of his most noted books is called “In the Sphere of Silence.” The concept of the book is life management techniques. “In the Sphere of Silence” has been printed in numerous languages and is well-known in many nations all over the globe. His other books include “18 Stepping Stones,” “In the Thinking Zone” and “On the Wings of Thought.”