Vijay Eswaran is the CEO of QI Group, a company that has been a major factor in the East Asian economic sphere. The objective of QI Group has been to help others start their own businesses through multilevel marketing.
Most of their sales are made through QNet, a company that sells personal beauty and cosmetic products, jewelry and watches, hand-held electronics, automobile care products and even luxurious vacation package deals.
QI Group also controls QI Asset Management, an investment arm of the company that owns vacation resorts and high end real estate and also offers loan and credit services for small businesses and individuals. Eswaran has worked hard over the years to build this company and he got there through an unusual path.
Vijay Eswaran grew up in Malaysia and was afforded higher education at the London School of Economics. He graduated with high honors from there, but he couldn’t decide exactly what he was going to do in business.
He spent a year doing some odd jobs including construction and cab driving until he was able to make a little money doing some binary marketing and then attend grad school at Southern Illinois University.
According to QBuzz, Vijay Eswaran worked as a consultant for several IT companies, but he had also started doing some work in multilevel marketing on the side. He returned to Malaysia in the mid 1990s and in 1998 he and Joseph Bismark started QI Group Ltd.
In addition to QI Group and its main subsidiaries, Eswaran started RYTHM Foundation. RYTHM has sought to make a difference in Asian communities by starting support programs for young children with special needs, and helping bring relief to communities affected by natural disasters, extreme poverty and shortage of food situations, and other resources that they lack.
Thanks to his work with RYTHM, Eswaran was named to Forbes Asia’s 2011 Heroes of Philanthropy edition. Eswaran also practices spiritual rituals in business and has written books about it such as In The Sphere Of Silence, In The Thinking Zone, and 18 Stepping Stones. He’s also a member of the World Economic Forum.
Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: https://hk.linkedin.com/in/eswaranvijay