Vijay Eswaran: The Brains behind the Innovative QI Group of Companies
QI Group of Companies is an international conglomerate consisting of a diversified group of businesses with service centers in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Philippines, and Malaysia. The Group also operates subsidiary firms in close to 30 nations.
It has diversified its business into seven major lines: telecommunications, luxury & collectibles, property development, lifestyle & leisure, training and conference management, and e-commerce business (retails & direct sales).
QI Group of Companies has tapped into the education industry by creating Malaysia-based University. The steadily rising group has also channeled its resources to the hospitality industry in Sri Lanka, The Philippines, South Africa, Thailand, and Turkey.
It has established a broad range of modern resorts, boutique hotels, and spa. The QI Group adheres to the highest level of business ethics and is part of the World Economy Forum and the Commonwealth Business Council. Dr. Vijay Eswaran founded QI Group in 1998, and he serves in the position of executive chairman.
Dr. Vijay Eswaran: the talented executive
According to QBuzz, Vijay Eswaran was born in Malaysia on October 7, 1960. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics, holding an undergrad in social-economics. Before venturing into the business world, Vijay did various odd jobs such as working as a manual laborer in a Belgium-based construction site, driving a taxi in London, and plucking grapes in France.
While living in the United Kingdom, a friend introduced Vijay to binary system marketing. He got interested and joined the UK-headquartered CIMA for a professional qualification.
Later on, he enrolled at the Southern Illinois University for an MBA. While pursuing his advanced degree, Vijay worked for the U.S-based Synaptics as a part-time multilevel marketer.
Vijay received his MBA in 1986 and relocated to Malaysia to focus on building his career in multilevel marketing. He co-founded a firm that expanded into the today’s QI Group of Companies. He shares his experiences with clients and other entrepreneurs through public speaking.
He has spoken at globally acclaimed forums such as the World Economic Forum and the Sixth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas held in India. He has authored a book known as In the Sphere of Silence that gives details on his personal life and management style.