One of the most famous businessmen from Malaysia is Vijay Eswaran, who is currently estimated by the Forbes to be worth over $750 million. As the executive chairman of QI Group of Companies, Vijay Eswaran has come a long way to become one of the most noted businessmen, author, philanthropist, thought leader, motivational speaker, and a technology expert. Vijay Eswaran has been invited to speak and inspire youth on many occasions and events worldwide, including at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in New Delhi, India. Vijay Eswaran traveled across Malaysia during his childhood due to his father’s job with the Ministry of Labor in the Malaysian Government.
After completing his school, Vijay Eswaran moved to the United Kingdom, where he joined the London School of Economics and graduated with a degree in socio-economics. After graduating from the London School of Economics, Vijay Eswaran traveled to many different countries across Europe and did odd jobs, including at the vineyard in France. Soon after, Vijay moved to the United States where he joined the Southern Illinois University to complete his masters in business administration. It is during this time that he encountered binary marketing that enthralled him so much that he even pursued to get a professional qualification from the CIMA for it.
After completing his MBA, Vijay Eswaran started working for the firm named Synaptics in the USA that was involved in multi-level marketing. It is how his interest in multi-level marketing grew. When he moved back to Malaysia, he started QI Group, which went on to become one of the biggest companies of its kind in the multi-level marketing business. The company now deals in the various sector including luxury products, construction, healthcare, beauty products, and so on. The company has been profitable for a long time, and they aim to expand its product offerings in the coming months.
Vijay Eswaran also has a motivational blog where he discusses different areas that are a concern for today’s generation. One of his popular blogs talks about the need to become a servant leader rather than just a leader. Vijay Eswaran says that he has learned a lot about the business in the past few years and knew what it takes to be a leader. He has developed qualities that he never thought he would possess, and said that as a leader, these qualities come to you automatically, for example, the will to sacrifice for the greater good of the company.