Vijay Eswaran has achieved a great deal of success as an executive, a motivational speaker, an author, and an entrepreneur. He is guided in his life by specific ideals, and a personal philosophy that he has set forth for himself. He is the Executive Chairman of the Q1 Group of Companies, of which he is the founder. The Q1 Group maintains its headquarters in Hong Kong. The company was founded in 1998, and since then, it has become active in several countries in Asia, and more.
He has dedicated his life to serving others. Vijay learned this trait very early on, from his father. He has read a great deal about extraordinary service leaders, such as Mahatma Gandhi and Mother Teresa. He writes frequently on his thoughts of what makes a great leader. A great leader doesn’t rule by giving orders to others, but instead by caring about others, and by developing a leadership style of giving of oneself.
Vijay Eswaran has written several books, and each of them expound upon his philosophies for success. He entitled his first book,”In the Sphere of Silence“which taught of business and personal success. It was written to serve as an inspirational and motivational, self-help work, written to help others achieve greater success in their professional life. He is also frequently invited to speak as a motivational business speaker.
He was born in Malaysia in 1960. Vijay Eswaran later moved to the United Kingdom, where he attended the London School of Economics. He obtained his degree in the field of Socio-Economics. A short time later, he moved to the United States. He attended Southern Illinois University, where he achieved an MBA.
Vijay Eswaran is also a philanthropist. He set up a charitable organization, as an entity of the Q1 Group. The charitable works of the Rythm Foundation help many individuals in need of help. In addition, in honor of his father, Vijay established the Vijayaratnam Foundation, a charitable organization based in Malaysia.