Vijay Eswaran is a Malaysian entrepreneur born in October 1960. He is the chief executive and co-founder of the Q1 group. Eswaran is a vast entrepreneur who has shown great experience in writing and giving motivational speeches in International Conferences. His educational background impacted on his career success as he shows a lot of expertise in his work.
Eswaran studied in the London school of Economics where he graduated with a degree in Socioeconomics in 1984.He joined Southern Illinois University for his MBA and later received a CIMA from the UK.
Vijay began working while in studies giving him exposure to multi-level marketing which he later explored in his company. Vijay believes firmly in working for himself, and this prompted him to start Q1 group.
Eswaran co-founded Q1 with a team of his friends in 1998 with the primary focus being doing retail, direct sales, training, education, lifestyle, logistics, and telecommunication. According to Eswaran, running the Company was not easy in the beginning, and they decided to work on two platforms including the e-commerce platform and direct selling. In testing this, they joined the commemorative coin business. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: http://interview.net/vijay-eswaran/ and https://ideamensch.com/dr-vijay-eswaran/
Although they seemed late in the venture, the firm did excellent in the sales taking the third position among the 43 companies involved. Eswaran believes the prosperity of an enterprise depends on the team involved and he chose to work with a team with fundamental traits like hardworking, daring, sincere and determined parties.
The Q1 has been able to expand its marketing network to 20 countries and also diversifying into telecommunication. The success of the Q1 has seen it win awards like the lifetime achievement award in global entrepreneur summit received in 2016. Read more: Dato Vijay Eswaran: From taxi driver to worth over $500 million dollars
The Q1 group in the leadership of Vijay Eswaran has a hand in the charitable works. The team participates in humanitarian ventures through an establishment of a philanthropic arm in the firm which aims in helping the disadvantaged in the society.
The company has founded Vijayaratnam Foundation named after his father. The foundation works with charitable and non-profit organizations in giving donations, support, mentorship and guidance to the community.