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The Background of Vijay Eswaran

January 20, 2019

Vijay Eswaran is the founding father and the Chairperson to the QI Group of Companies. He also the owner of the Quest International University which is situated in Malaysia. Vijay is also a renowned entrepreneur, writer, and philanthropist. In his philanthropic work, he has managed to established a foundation known as RYTHM which is the philanthropic organ of the QI Group.

He was born and raised up in Malaysia but later migrated to the United Kingdom as a student. In the UK, he worked as a taxi driver so that he can finance his education where he was pursuing accounting and management. He would later start his career as an information engineer for different companies such as the IBM which is located in the Northern part of America.

After working for a period of 13 years in Western Europe, he went back home in 1998 where he established a direct sales network in the Philippines which would later be called QNET. He would later compliment direct sales by selling his products online which also known as e-commerce. Vijay Eswaran would later launch the QI Group of companies which were expected to manage different investment portfolios ranging from Real Estate, education, retail, and hotel industry.

He had a great interest in entrepreneurship which motivated him to start the Quest International University in collaboration with the government. He is currently serving as the Chair of Quest University which is an institution of higher learning dedicated to mentoring upcoming entrepreneurs.

Vijay Eswaran is also a great philanthropist. He has established various institutions such as RHYTHM Foundation which focuses on initiating community development projects in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. He has established programs like the construction of schools for children with special needs. He is also a renowned author as he has published several books on leadership and mindfulness which eventually emerged as the most selling book. Vijay Eswaran has also received awards for his contribution. He is a famous speaker and has delivered speeches at various global events.