One of the most famous businessmen in Malaysia is Vijay Eswaran who was born on 1960. Currently, he is the Executive Chairman QI group located in Hong Kong. He earned his a degree in social-economic from London School of Economics. After his graduation, Vijay decided to stay in Europe while doing some jobs in various countries such as the U.K, Belgium, and France. Through this, he got the opportunity of interacting with different people, learning new cultures and new things. By interacting with people, he had a chance of acquiring certificates in CIMA and venturing into binary marketing. He also had the opportunity to graduate from the Southern Illinois University where he earned his MBA.
Read more about Vijay’s speech in World Economic Forum: http://www.qbuzz.qnet.net/blog/2016/01/26/qnet-founder-vijay-eswaran-speaks-world-economic-forum-2016/
He understood the importance of having a good educational background, and this is why it wasn’t hard for him to earn his certificates. His career path began when he was working part time at Synaptics while still in the USA. He decided to return to Malaysia where he joined the COSWAY group. In 1998, Vijay went to Asia and this is the same time he cofounded the QI Group organization. Over the years, this multilevel e-commerce firm has grown covering media, training, business travel, luxury products, and even corporate investments. Under the leadership of Vijay, the firm has continued expanding to a point where it has regional offices in various countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore.
QI group and Vijay have worked together hand in hand, and through this, they have been able to cover over thirty countries through their affiliate firms and had over one thousand employees. Their services commonly range from retail, education, direct selling, and financial services.
Apart from engaging in business, Vijay is an active member when it comes to humanitarian initiatives across the world. With his passion when it comes to helping people, he founded the RHYTHM foundation that is a branch of QI group. He also founded a charitable organization that he named after his later father, Vijayaratnam Foundation. This organization involves community programs whose primary focus is charity, mentorship, and individual donations. He believes he can make an impact and help an individual somewhere who require his help.