Diverse Societies: A Surprising Tool To Help Build By Vijay Eswaran
The politics undermining the importance of diverse societies continues to fuel divide among global industrialists. Why diverse societies are a vital building block for strengthening global economies today? Many successful entrepreneurial leaders including Malaysian e-commerce magnate Vijay Eswaran have witnessed firsthand how diversity drives innovation in business. He vehemently argued the benefits of encouraging such opportunities and how it propels economic prosperity. Further expounding on the fact that nationalism threatens the utility of diverse societies. With its inclusion, problem-solving is more precise as it assimilates a multilateral thinking approach to remedy real-world issues with innovative solutions. Consequently, informational diversity motivates constructive debates among team members. In turn, improving performance, overcoming language barriers, increasing talent pool, prioritizing innovation, enriching social experiences and more.
Having applied this framework to numerous conglomerates he’s launched and managed, Dr. Vijay Eswaran firmly supports the social diversity agenda. In fact, his approach to business is a direct consequence of his intercultural experiences. Asian nations, including Malaysia, are among some of the fastest-growing disruptive business networks worldwide. And, these developing countries share a common dynamic, “social diversity.” Interestingly, it’s instrumental to sustaining industry and development.
Dr. Eswaran graduated from leading American and UK-based universities. He quickly became a sought-after talent and developed an outstanding track record working for some of the region’s elite brands. Having garnered a wealth of knowledge and exposure to indispensable economics serving top multinationals like IBM, Dr. Eswaran launched into entrepreneurship. Under QI Group, a multidimensional conglomerate, he’s created a diversified portfolio of subsidiaries catering to consumers globally. These specialty brands are in trades ranging from logistics, e-commerce retail/direct marketing, telecommunications, lifestyle, training/conference management to property development. QI Group has established a global network of representatives with regional divisions in Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Philippines, and Malaysia.
The company is a recognized WEF (World Economic Forum) and the CBC (Commonwealth Business Council) member. Its growth in the hospitality ecosystem is progressive with expansion across Turkey, India, South Africa, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. Dr. Vijay Eswaran’s philanthropic work through RHYTHM and Vijayaratnam Foundation continues to create life-changing opportunities that empower women and children. This 2011 “Heroes of Philanthropy” honoree also authored a best-selling life management book called “In the Sphere of Silence.”