Vijay Eswaran is a very successful Malaysian businessman and author. He is the Executive Chairman and founder of the Hong Kong headquartered QI Group. Born in Penang, Eswaran was fortunate enough to get the opportunity to attend the London School of Economics from which he graduated with a degree in Economics. While in the United Kingdom, Eswaran was introduced to binary system marketing. The concept so peaked his interest he studied it with CIMA and earned his professional qualification while working odd jobs in Belgium, France, and London after graduation in 1984.
When Eswaran went to the United States to work on his MBA at Southern Illinois University, he took a part-time job at Synaptics, a multilevel marketing company. After graduating from SIU in 1986, Eswaran returned to Malaysia to seek his fortune. While there, the Cosway Group offered him the opportunity to open a branch of the company in the Philippines. He took them up on the offer and helped to found what would become one of the most successful multilevel marketing companies in Asia, the QI Group. The e-commerce based company markets corporate investment, luxury, media, telecommunications, travel, training, and wellness products.
Today Vijay Eswaran and the QI Group have millions of independent representatives worldwide and regional offices in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand and subsidiaries in 10 other countries worldwide. They have created business opportunities for millions of people throughout Africa, Asia, and the Middle East and enabled many people that were on the brink of starvation and mired in despair to have hope of a brighter future through becoming independent representatives for QNET and other companies owned and operated by the QI Group.
These days Vijay Eswaran is a much in demand speaker at business and management forums. He has received numerous awards for his innovative work in creating a vibrant and successful business model and was given the New Global Indian Award for business excellence and philanthropy. Forbes Asia named him one of its Heroes of Philanthropy for his charitable work through the RYTHM Foundation and the Vijayaratnam Foundation. Eswaran has used these organizations to help a growing number of people through community programs, mentorship, and donations to groups and individuals. Here, Vijay Eswaranposts on WeForum.org.
To help as many people as possible bring their dreams to reality, Eswaran shares the secret of his success through his books, In the Sphere of Silence, In the Thinking Zone, and 18 Stepping Stones. These books explain his business and personal life management philosophy. He has also created the Thought of the Day or TOD Program. This interactive program helps people to understand how they can get more out of their lives by focusing their time and energy on thoughts of success.