Vijay Eswaran is a multi-talented man. He is an entrepreneur, speaker, and well-known author. He was born in Malaysia in 1960 and went on be the founder and CEO of a series of companies called the QI Group. Since he founded the QI Group in 1998 he has gone on to create a new project called QI City. The project is currently in the works and will not be completed until the year 2020.
One of the things that Vijay Eswaran loves to do is speak in forums about things that matter in the world today. He has spoken at a few summits this year including the Concordia Summit and the World Economic Forum. Both summits were held in New York. He talked at the Concordia Summit about how there is a need for more female entrepreneurs in the world of business today. He said that this is especially true in Eastern Asia markets. One of the things that need to happen is to bridge the gap between education for men and women in this particular region. We must turn simple conversations into action and make the ideas a reality.
His second speaking engagement came at the World Economic Forum. In this forum, he spoke about the need to encourage more women to enter the workforce and make a positive change in the world. More than seven hundred leaders in government, business, and academics to figure out how to close the gender gap in the workforce of today.
Vijay Eswaran is more than just a businessman. He is someone who sees a problem and tries his best to provide a solution to that problem. He is a man who can do many things. His philanthropy, business savvy, writing prowess and speaking ability have added variety to his very busy life.