Success is a journey and nobody knows this better than Vijay Eswaran, the co-founder and Executive Chairman of the QI Group of Companies. The QI business empire is diversified, dealing with direct sales and retail, lifestyle and leisure, telecommunications, property development and logistics, training and conference management, and education. As an entrepreneur, he first engaged in the direct selling business. This business is in an industry that deals with so many challenges in terms of perception. He also did not have monetary support or family connections.
7 Beginning the business at a time when Asia was experiencing tough economic times, Vijay Eswaran had a lot to overcome. With the support of like-minded partners and his wife, he was able to overcome those challenges. Vijay completed his higher education from leading universities in USA and UK. He went ahead to team up with partners with his same vision to build a direct selling and training company that has since grown into a conglomerate of multiple businesses.
Apart from his business, Vijay Eswaran is a reputable motivational speaker and philanthropist. He speaks around the world and in leading universities about different subjects ranging from business to spirituality. He also speaks in leadership forums like Commonwealth Business Forums and World Economic Forum. He has been recognized by Forbes and the 3rd World Chinese Economic Forum for his philanthropic work.
Vijay Eswaran has also achieved success as a best-selling author. He has written the Sphere of Silence which talks about life management in multiple languages that has been hailed worldwide. Additionally, he has written 18 Stepping Stones, In the Thinking Zone and On the Wings of Thought, and more. Writing for him does not stop there as he writes on newspaper columns in Malaysia and Sri Lanka. Vijay Eswaran states that fear is the drive to succeed. He also says that life is about decisions and constant change. His amazing work continues to inspire people every day.