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Money is not all that is needed to make a business succeed. Even creating a good team is not enough. A lot depends on the particular person, his or her leadership qualities, and Vijay Eswaran has got those qualities.
Vijay Eswaran was born on October 7th 1960 to a middle-class family in India. His upbringing was humble and modest and his parents moved from one place to another due to job relocation. For Vijay, graduating from the London School of Economics with a degree in socio-economics was the first step toward freedom and success in the business world. When his family moved to Europe, he had to take odd jobs like picking fruit, driving cabs and construction work in various places. For Vijay Eswaran, all these minor endeavors didn’t seem to work. His heart and mind were always on the business side. It happened all the time, for all good reasons. By this time, he had learned from his past experiences and wanted to go on to where his passion was.
While in the UK, Vijay obtained his certification from CIMA and completed MBA from Southern Illinois University. Success in his academic years was certainly a matter of credentials to him. He went on with multi-level marketing scheme and landed a plush job in Synaptics in the US. His enthusiasm for marketing continued until his passion brought him to Malaysia where he joined hands with Cosway Group. Vijay Eswaran’s aptitude, character, energy, personality and caring to name a few were the ones that made his partners take him seriously.
In 1998, Vijay Eswaran returned to Asia in the hope of staring his own company which he did with lots of knowledge and experienced he had acquired while in Malaysia. His first venture called QI group was a MLM group that provided various marketing services for media, luxury, travel, telecommunications, wellness and investment companies. His business expanded to other countries as well. His products and services were something that his clients absolutely needed for their businesses. Vijay Eswaran’s company now has regional offices and subsidiaries in various countries including Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.
People long for genuine leadership and Vijay Eswaran is one of those leaders to come up with the best solution for business needs. He is also a well-known public speaker. This is evident in the wide range of management and business forums he attended including Pravasi Bharatiya Divas and World Economic Forum. His famous book on life management and meditation called “In the Sphere of Silence” is one of the best selling books in Asia. He has also created a number of programs dedicated for people with workplace stress and anxiety, including “Thought of the Day”.