Vijay Eswaran is a Malaysian entrepreneur who owns a multi-level marketing company called QI group. Mr. Eswaran is the son of Vijayaratnam Saravanamuthu who is widely regarded as the Father of the Hindu Youth. Vijay was born on 7th October 1960 in Penang, Malaysia. During his early years, his father worked for the Malaysian Ministry of Labor. His father’s nature of work caused the family to move to different parts of the country occasionally.
Vijay Eswaran is a holder of a social-economics degree from the London School of Economics. He graduated from this school in 1984 and did a series of casual jobs in different parts of Europe after campus. It was during his time in Europe that he learned about the binary system of marketing. He developed an interest in this subject and decided to study further. He enrolled at Southern Illinois University and graduated with an MBA degree and a CIMA certification in 1986. During this period, He was partially involved in MLM marketing. He had a part-time job with Synaptics Company. On return to Malaysia, Vimay was approached by Cosway Group to work in their MLM venture. This was when he decided to fully indulge in network marketing.
In 1998, Mr. Vijay Eswaran co-founded QI group. This is an e-commerce firm that has invested in many fields such as telecommunications, media, training and corporate investments. The company is headquartered in Hong Kong but has other offices in Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.
Mr. Vijay is also a speaker, and he has addressed convections such as the World Economic Forum and Pravasi Bharatiya Divas. He has also written many books. Many of his books are on entrepreneurship and essential life skills. One of his prominent books is called In The Sphere of Silence. This Book addresses his journey in business management. It also highlights the essence of beginning each day with a moment of silence. This helps him contemplate what to do during the day. He has released four other books. His latest work is called On the Wings of Thought. This book was published in 2011.
He is also active in philanthropy works. His company QI group has a charity arm called RYTHM Foundation. He also has another charity group that is named after his father. Both organizations have been actively involved in transforming the livelihoods of the less fortunate in Malaysia.