Vijay Eswaran is the CEO and co-founder of QI Group. He was born in 1960 in Malaysia at a small town in Petang. Mr. Eswaran undertook his studies in London schools of Economics where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in social-economics in the year 1984 after doing odd jobs in London he went back to school and acquired a CIMA certificate in the united kingdom, there after Eswaran relocated to America where he completed his MBA at the renowned southern Illinois university. While still in his studies he got a job with multi-level marketing (MLM) and he executed his job excellently until he graduated.
Vijay returned to Malaysia where he was contracted to extend the services of MLM Company in Malaysia. Eventually in 1998 together with Joseph Bismarck they founded the now famous QI Group which deals with travel businesses, wellness programs, luxury products and telecommunication.
Vijay Eswaran has made the decision to share his vast knowledge and experience to change people’s lives. He is known worldwide through his motivational books and motivational talks. He is also a highly respected lecturer around the world where he tackles issues of business mastery, leadership and spiritual well being. Mr. Eswaran does all these work because he has a passion to transform lives and see people utilize their potential.
To extend his services Mr. Eswaran has formed Vijayaratnam Foundation to facilitate his philanthropic works. The foundation transforms people’s lives through provision of education to the needy families; the Foundation achieves this through providing loans and full scholarships. So far this Foundation has given loans totaling RM 166, 000 to approximately 21 students undertaking college education and RM50, 600 to 12 students studying in Riverbank Academy.
The QI fraternity is also highly involved in community development where they support the Malaysian Hindu Youth organization (HYO). This organization was initiated by Eswaran’s father. In the year 2010 this organization gave out RM60, 000 towards developing this organization.
Mr. Eswaran also mobilizes the QI fraternity towards appreciating and supporting art and culture of diverse Malaysian population. He does this through funding cultural and traditional dances.
QI Group received the Lifetime Achievement Award for Regional Philanthropy in 2012. Vijay Eswaran plans to extend his helping hand beyond Malaysia to other needy fellow human beings of the world.