Vijay Eswaran is a highly respected and admired businessman, author, speaker, and philanthropist. Born in Penang, Malaysia, and educated in the United Kingdom and the United States, Vijay Eswaran has risen from relatively humble beginnings to become one of the richest people in Southeast Asia. Today he’s the Executive Chairman of the QI Group, but Vijay Eswaran has also been a cab driver, a construction worker, and picked grapes in France to feed and clothe himself. However, when he became involved in multilevel marketing, his life and his fortunes changed dramatically.
grew to become the QI Group of Companies, a multibillion dollar concern with millions of independent representatives worldwide. Through its independent sales representatives, the QI Group sells luxury, wellness, travel, telecommunications, media, and fitness products as well as offers corporate investments all via the internet. The multilevel marketing model has also enabled millions of QI independent sales representative to improve the quality of the lives of them and their loved ones significantly.
Today, Vijay Eswaran is a much in demand speaker on business and management. Forbes Asia named him one of the 50 richest people in Malaysia and one of the 48 Heroes of Philanthropy for all the work he does with charities throughout the region. He was also given the New Global Indian award for business excellence and philanthropy in 2012. Through his RYTHM Foundation and Vijayaratnam Foundation Eswaran runs a wide range of community programs and mentorships and makes significant donations of time resources, and money to charities and individuals.
Eswaran has also written a series of books on business and life. They include In the Sphere of Silence,