Vijay Eswaran is actually a motivational speaker, philanthropist, and a successful entrepreneur. An economist by profession, he is an author of many books. He is also the founder as well as the Executive Chairman of a global business called QI Group of Companies. This multi-business company provides services in sectors like retail, direct selling, education, hospitality, and financial services.
Vijay Eswaran has spoken and written extensively about leadership, business, life management, as well as personal development. He is also a dedicated advocate for enhancing the quality of Education in Asia. He has received several awards in areas like business leadership and entrepreneurship. Forbes places him as one of the Top 50 philanthropists in Asia.
Vijay Eswaran as an Author
Vijay has authored several books including ‘two Minutes from the Abyss.’ In this book, he shares his personal experiences as well as insights on the importance of good life management. He says that life is impermanent and nothing is promised. He advises people to utilize their life well because tomorrow is not promised. He has authored many other books.
Vijay Eswaran Early Life
Vijay was born in the year 1960 in a place called Penang. One of his parents, Pushpavathy Chinnaiah, was a teacher. The other parent, Vijayaratnam Saravanamuthu used to work with the ministry of labor in Malaysia. Since one of the parents worked with the ministry of labor, the family kept moving to various parts of the country.
Vijay Eswaran attended London School of Economics where he specialized in social-economics during his undergraduate studies. He graduated from this institution in 1984. Immediately after his graduation, Vijay moved to various parts of Europe where he did various jobs including plucking grapes and working in construction sites in France and Belgium respectively.
He came to learn more about binary System marketing while in the UK and ended up getting professional qualifications from CIMA. He decided to attend Southern Illinois University where he acquired his MBA in 1986. He spent some of his time in MLM (multilevel marketing) while working at Synaptics in America. He also worked at various companies in East Asia and North America as an engineer. He returned to Malaysia after 13 years. The Cosway Group requested him to begin its Philippines Business. This is when he became serious with MLM.Find out more about Vijay Eswaran: https://www.qbuzz.qnet.net/blog/2011/06/27/vijay-eswaran-in-forbes-philanthropy-heroes-list/