Vijay Eswaran is a well renowned successful businessman, an author, a speaker and also a philanthropist. As a business person, he is the co-founder and the Executive Chairman of QI Group that was established in 1998. QI Group of businesses is a premier organization with different investments diversified into the retail and direct sale, telecommunications, lifestyle and leisure, education, property development, training and conference management, and logistics. The company has its regional headquarters in Hong Kong as well as other operative offices in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, and presence in over 30 countries through subsidiary companies.
He studied in prestigious universities in the UK and US and also worked in top rung companies such as IBM holding prominent positions. He worked in several countries including the US, Australia, Canada, and Europe till the 90s when he returned to Asia and shifted his career to entrepreneur.
As a speaker, Eswaran has made a name through motivational speech and lectures he has carried out all over the world varying from business to spiritual lectures. He has secured a seat in leading universities lectures, management and leadership forums such as World Economic Forum and Commonwealth Business forums.
As a philanthropist, Eswaran has recognizable achievements. He has established the RYTHM Foundation, the corporate social responsibility group that’s affiliated to QI Group and it’s involved in charitable activities around the globe. He has also established a Malaysian based organization, Vijayaratnam Foundation in honor of his father that partners with local NGOs and other well-wishers on various projects directed to youth and women empowerment, monitoring of childhood development and special education.
Eswaran is also the best-selling author, who has written various successful books. Some of his arts that have gained popularity are; On the Wings of Thought and also Sphere of Silence, a management book that has been accepted all over the world.