Vijay Eswaran is a highly decorated Malaysian entrepreneur. He is also a bestselling author, popular motivational speaker, and philanthropist. Presently, he is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of the QI Group. The award-winning businessman started QI in 1998 in Hong Kong. Read more: The Return Of Vijay Eswaran | The Sunday Leader
QI is a multinational e-commerce and consumer goods giant with interests in education, direct sales, financial services, hospitality, telecommunications and retail among others.
QNET, the popular e-commerce and direct selling online firm, is part of the QI stable. The group has a presence in over thirty countries across the globe with a heavy focus on Asia. Under Vijay, QI has grown to over 1500 employees and more than $750 million in yearly revenues.
Today, the group enjoys tremendous success and is rated as the fifth largest direct selling company in Asia. In addition, Vijay Eswaran is one of the richest people in the world coming in at number 25 on Forbes Asia’s list of Malaysia’s richest.
His successful executive leadership career started at corporate-America. Vijay is a graduate of the London School of Economics. He also has a master’s degree from Southern Illinois University. He has considerable experience working for corporates in the US and UK.
The disruptive entrepreneur is adept at creating innovative products that leverage the success of traditional sales methods with the flexibility and convenience of innovative e-commerce models enabled by technology. The result is a line of successful brands that have accelerated the growth and expansion of the company.
According to QI Group, Vijay Eswaran is an engaging motivational speaker. He featured as a speaker at the World Economic Forum in 2016 in Davos-Klosters. He is an energizing keynote speaker in dozens of QI Group’s training conventions worldwide. In addition, he also delivered the keynote address at the World Muslim Leadership Forum in 2012 in London.
As the executive leader of a global conglomerate, Vijay has demonstrated that strategic planning with a focus on strong production goals is a good recipe for business success. He advocates for active employee policies, better business networking, and professionalism.
In addition, Vijay has several best-selling titles to his name. He published “In the Sphere of Silence” in 2005, “On the Wings of Thought” in 2011 and his latest, “Two Minutes from the Abyss” in 2016.