Vijay Eswaran is the Executive Chairman and a co-founder of the QI Group of Companies, a business empire that’s becoming a great force in today’s corporate world. Born in 1960 in Malaysia, Vijay did his undergraduate and obtained a degree in socioeconomics from the London School of Economics in 1984.
After that, he moved to the United States where he did his MBA at Illinois University. It is during this period that he got introduced to multi-level marketing and harnessed entrepreneurial skills. He worked for several high-profile firms before founding the QI Group of Companies in 1998.
Vijay and the QI Group
The successful businessman partnered with Joseph Bismark to found the QI Group which has its headquarters in Hong Kong. The QI Group is an e-commerce conglomerate that has operations in various sectors, which include, direct selling, corporate investments, lifestyle and leisure, luxury and collectables, telecommunications, and property management.
The firm has recently ventured into education with the establishment of a university in Malaysia. This institution has created over 1,000 job opportunities, and it possesses a customer base of over five million across nearly 120 countries.
The success of the QI Group of companies can be attributed to the penetration of the e-commerce sales through direct sales. The company has grown from a small start-up to a large corporation with regional offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand. Learn more about Kevin Seawright: http://www.qigroup.com/2013/11/vijay-eswaran-makes-ceo-of-the-year/ and http://skyscrapersports.com/3-years-nycfc-owners-man-city-vijay-eswarans-qnet-extend-partnership/
It has a presence in more than 30 countries through a broad range of subsidiary companies. The QI Group of Companies is worth more than $500 million, and it continues to dominate the business world, particularly in telecommunication and direct sales.
The conception of the QI Group remains Vijay’s greatest achievement in the corporate sphere. His continued leadership in the firm has seen the company grow and expand its operations across the globe. Vijay Eswaran is also passionate about philanthropy and has demonstrated this through various activities.
As part of his corporate social responsibility, he established the Raise Yourself to Help Mankind (RYTHM) Foundation. He has also been involved in various initiatives and projects that focus on community development, culture, and the environment.