Vijay Eswaran co-founded the QI Group of Companies in September 1998 with Joseph Bismark. The company is based out of Hong Kong but operates in many different countries around the world. Along with its main office in Hong Kong, QI Group also has regional offices in the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore. In addition, their subsidiary companies operate in almost 30 different countries globally. The main business lines of QI Group include luxury, lifestyle and leisure, direct sales and e-commerce based retail, training and education, and property development and management. Over the years, Vijay Eswaran has ensured that his the company in which he serves as the Executive Chairman operates within many different industries.
While Vijay Eswaran is certainly busy as an entrepreneur and businessman, he is also an author who has published six books during his life. The most recent book written by Vijay Eswaran was entitled Two Minutes From The Abyss and it was published in 2016. He has received several different honors throughout his career both for his work in business and philanthropy. In 2016, Pannasastra University in Cambodia presented the entrepreneur with an Honorary Doctorate’s Degree in Economics and Global Business. In Asia, he is considered a Hero of Philanthropy by Forbes.
Vijay Eswaran knew that he wanted to be involved in the world of network marketing ever since he was studying in London. He states that he was cynical about the concept when he was first introduced to it but then realized just how much potential it had. After being introduced to it, he wanted to learn more so he began attending different presentations and sessions on the subject for the next year and ended up falling in love with the concept of direct selling which inspired Vijay Eswaran to create his own business.