Background Information about Vijay Aswaran
Aswaran’s birth was in 1960 in Penang. His father was a worker in the ministry of Labor, and his mother was a teacher. Because of the nature of the jobs of the family, Aswaran’s family would move from place to place in his early years. Notably, despite the movements, his academic life was not affected much since Vijay was a focused young man.
In 1984, he graduated from London school of economics with a degree in socioeconomic studies. Although he was a graduate, he was unable to secure a decent job in Europe and was thus forced to pick odd jobs for sustenance while in Europe. Such jobs were as odd as picking grapes, driving cabs, and working in construction sites among others.
The best thing about Eswaran was his attitude and optimism that saw him endure through such challenges with a hope of a better future. Which through dedication and hard work he was able to realize.
It is while in Europe that he pursued a course in Multi-level Marketing that would change the course of his life and career following his acquisition of that qualification from CIMA in London.
Vijay incredible impact in QI Group
According to Entreprenuer, Vijay Eswaran did not stay in Europe for as he went back to Asia in 1998, where with other partners, they co-founded the QI Group. The skills he gained in the course of multi-level marketing was very fundamental in the growth and expansion of the organization.
Vijay Eswaran has played a central part by being an asset to QI group. His skills, knowledge, training and exposure as it relates to marketing saw QI become what it is today.
Currently, QI group is an e-commerce based business platform which deals with travels, media, luxury, corporate investment, wellness among other. The regional offices of the QI group are in Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and Hong Kong where subsidiary businesses of the group take place.
Vijay has been influential in the financial growth of the company. In 2016, the revenue of QI Group was estimated to be $750 million.
Additionally, Vijay is a man who lives a balanced life that he has participated in humanitarian activities. He is a philanthropist who gives his time, energy and resources for the well-being of the society.