Vijay Eswaran is a well-known entrepreneur and is most notable for co-founding the QI Group in 1988. The company is e-commerce combined with diverse types of businesses. By founding this type of business, Eswaran envisioned that he would ultimately be able to create a new kind of company.
Dr. Eswaran went to college at top universities in the United Kingdom and the USA. With his education, he was able to achieve an impressive track record working for top name companies. After working for top name companies in the USA, Europe, Australia and Canada, Dr. Eswaran eventually returned to Asia in the 90s where he ultimately became an entrepreneur.
One of Dr. Eswaran’s top achievements is that he led a team of individuals to found a training and direct selling company that has grown into a large business today, the QI Group. The QI Group was founded 13 years ago and has offices in a variety of locations including Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
One quality that sets Dr. Eswaran apart from other individuals is his skill of speaking. He is a motivational speaker and he gives lectures in various parts of the world on subjects such as spirituality and business.
Aside from being an exceptional public speaker, Dr. Eswaran is also a philanthropist. The RHYTHM foundation was founded by Eswaran. This foundation plays a part in the QI Group and has involvement in philanthropic activities across the world. The foundations Eswaran works with ultimately contribute to charitable organizations. These organizations focus on various projects ranging from child mentoring to women empowerment.
Dr. Eswaran has received a long list of awards for his achievements. In 2011, he was listed in Forbe’s Magazine as one of Asia’s Heroes of Philanthropy. He also recently received an award in Regional Philanthropy by Asian Strategic Leadership Institute in Malaysia.
Aside from being an exceptional public speaker and philanthropist, Dr. Eswaran is also a best-selling author. “Sphere of Silence” is a book that has landed Eswaran a lot of success in his writing career. This book focuses on life management. It became such as success that it is available in a variety of countries in multiple languages. Other books that Eswaran wrote include “On The Wings of Thought”, 18 Stepping Stones”, and “In The Thinking Zone”. He continues his writing career today by making a contribution to newspaper columns. Check out this article by Entrepreneur.com on Vijay Eswaran.