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Vijay Eswaran is the chairman of QI Group, an international business group interested in education, financial services and engineering. Vijay is also the founder of venture philanthropy organization, JED foundation.

Vijay Eswaran grew up in Malaysia, where he attended an international school. He studied management at the University of Ballarat in Australia. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honors) degree before completing his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Southern Cross University. Vijay then got into sales and marketing, working for Xerox Corporation, Seiko Holdings Corp., Jardine Fleming Securities Ltd., and Deutsche Morgan Grenfell Group Plc. As part of this role, he would spend three months each year living abroad – two months based out of Singapore and one month out of New York City. This exposed him to different countries, cultures, and business mindsets that shaped how Vijay conducts business.

Vijay Eswaran has been the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, including Most Influential CEO in Asia by Business Insider, Executive Management Award at Leadership Excellence Magazine’s Asian Corporate Excellence Awards, Outstanding Alumni Achievement for Southern Cross University as well as being named one of Malaysia’s Top 100 Inspiring Malaysians. Vijay is also a Forbes Contributor and Pensieve Ambassador. He focuses on leadership development and personal growth, emphasizing practical strategies to help people achieve their full potential personally and professionally. Some topics include trust-building, networking/relationship management styles across cultures (Asia vs Western world), identifying blind spots that hinder success, etc., using real-life examples and case studies from his personal experiences. Vijay also speaks regularly on leadership, entrepreneurship and the Asian economy at events, including TEDx conferences around the Asia Pacific.

Vijay Eswaran’s personal and business philosophy focuses on the four P’s: People, Productive Mindset, and Personal Wellness & Professional Excellence. He believes that when you have all of these areas covered, your potential becomes limitless, therefore achieving great success in life regardless of where you are starting from. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran:

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