“Rags to riches” could be the alternative title for the saga of Vijay Eswaran, a person who has reached the ultimate heights of success and still continues his goal to transform the world into a better place.
- Vijay Eswaran is mostly known as the co-founder and the Executive Chairman of the QI Group, a truly multinational conglomerate based in Hong Kong. But he is more than a successful entrepreneur only.
- He is a renowned speaker on management & business, a philanthropist in heart and a best-selling author with four amazing books.
The journey of Vijay Eswaran started on October 7, 1960, when he was born into an elite family in Penang, Malaysia. In his early childhood, he moved to different parts of the country and eventually went to the United Kingdom for higher studies.
From the very beginning, he was up for new challenges and continued to explore life in his own way. At this stage of life, he worked for a number of renowned companies and got in touch with the phenomenon of multi-level marketing. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: https://hk.linkedin.com/in/eswaranvijay
Upon his return to Malaysia in 1998, he went to establish a multi-level marketing company with his friends that would eventually transform into a massive and multinational e-commerce based conglomerate with a diversified focus on telecom, luxury, training and corporate investments in multiple countries and more than 1500 employees.
According to QBuzz, Vijay Eswaran was awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award in Global Entrepreneurship” on November 21, 2016, at the 8th World Chinese Economic Summit. He was also awarded NGI award for Philanthropy and Business Excellence at the Global Indian Business Meet in 2012 and ranked 25th in the Forbes Asia’s Malaysia’s 50 Richest list in 2013.
In spite reaching to the apex of success within a short time, he is still going strong and continues to inspire the new era. He is now excited with their new university in Malaysia and aiming to take the university to international standards.
Meanwhile, he regularly interacts with his customers and finds out new ways to make a positive difference in their life. This is what motivates him to do more and try harder to bring out innovations that can bring a real difference.