From a mere construction worker, plucking grapes in a farm far away home to being an Executive Chairman with a net worth of over US $500 Million Vijay Eswaran is a perfect definition of humble beginnings. His is a story of a man whose life turned from grace to grass. Born in 1960 October 7th to be precise, Vijay’s elevation to success has become the talk of town in almost every household in Asia. If you’ve travelled across the Red Sea, chances are Vijay has had a hand in facilitating your movements in and across.
Brief overview of his personal journey to success
Vijay Eswaran was born to Pushpavathy Chinanaiah and Vija Yaratnam in October 7th 1960.He spent his tender years in the outskirts of Penang, Malaysia and is currently engaged to a beautiful woman known as Umayan Eswaran.
Vijay’s excellence may in one way or the other be attributed to his lucrative academic background. He boasts a socio-economic degree from the esteemed London School of Economics. Ever since he was young, Vijay was a man hungry for success and this he pursued by being dedicated to his studies. He furthered his education at the reputable Chartered Institute of Management Accounts and emerged with exemplary knowledge and skills in Binary System Marketing.
However he isn’t a man to settle for less and two years later he again hit the books by pursuing an MD in business administration at South Illinois University.
Owing to his rich academic background, Vijay was equipped with top shelf skills in economics. He however ventured into a completely different world of Human Interface (HMI) hardware and software developer synaptic where he worked on part time. His knowledge called for a bigger role and this led to his incorporation as a systems engineer at International Business Machines Corporation based in North America.
He later returned to Asia where he put his prowess in numbers and economic matters into action by establishing a multi-Level Marketing company in commerce known as Quest Net Gold Quest which majored in corporate investments. Due to the skyrocketing demand for telecommunication and media services, he expanded his business scope to more than 10 countries across Asia. Ever since then he has never looked back and his has been a journey of milestone after milestone.
Even though he is one of the high profile individuals in the society today, deep inside Vijay is still the down to earth man he was three decades ago. He appreciates the power of humble beginnings and gives back to the society through the Vijarayatnam Foundation ran by his wife. He also understands that knowledge is power which is why he shares what he knows through writing. Today Vijay has authored bestselling books such as Sphere os silence, In the thinking zone, Stepping stones, On the wing of thoughts and several others. Through these, he shares his prowess with anyone seeking success.