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A Glimpse at Vijay Eswaran Founder of QI Group in India

Vijay Eswaran was born on 7th October 1960. He is a Malaysian businessman and is the Executive chairman of QI Group. Vijay graduated with a degree in Socio-economic in 1984 at the London School of Economics.

He has an MBA from Southern Illinois University. He worked for IBM before returning to Asia to start his own business. Vijay is recognised for his work and has received awards for his remarkable contribution in the society. On 21st November 2016, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award in Global Entrepreneurship at a diner hosted by the Melaka State Government.

Vijay is a motivational speaker who lectures across the world. He has been a guest speaker at world economic forums and in leadership and business forums and universities. He was listed in Forbes Asia in 2011 as a hero of philanthropy. Vijay is also a bestselling author. He has written a book on life management and three other books; On the Wings of Thoughts, In the Thinking Zone, and 18 Stepping Stones. Vijay Eswaran writes regularly on newspaper columns in Sri Lanka and Malaysia.

QI Group was founded in 1998.The headquarters of QI Group is in Hong Kong. Its regional offices are in Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore.

The QI Group has a corporate social responsibility arm that engages actively in philanthropic activities across the world. The Vijayaratnam foundation was established by the QI Group for performing charitable activities and was named after Vijay’s father. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: and

Some of these activities are; women empowerment, youth development, special education, and child mentoring programs. QI Group has a multi-level marketing and direct selling marketing strategy that relies on independent representatives for referring its products to the consumers. The company has a weekly compensation plan for the independent representatives who join QI Group hoping to achieve financial freedom.

The company joined F1 arena in 2010 and signed on as the direct selling partner of the virgin racing team. It has an evolving product portfolio that it combines with business opportunity to help individuals start up and run their own business taking into account inventory and stock control.