Dr. Vijay Eswaran, co-founder and Executive Chairman, the QI Group of Companies. Disruptive entrepreneur, international business speaker and author of six books, the latest publication titled, Two Minutes From The Abyss (2016). Dr. Vijay is also Chairman, University Council of Quest International University Perak (QIUP), established with the State Government of Perak. Awards and honours include the International Leader in Global Business Strategies from the Global Organisation for People of Indian Origin (GOPIO); Special Award for Education Entrepreneurship and Leadership at 18th Malaysian Education Summit; Malaysian Business Awards CEO, the ASEAN Business Advisory Council and Lifetime Achievement Award for Global Entrepreneurship (2016). Conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Economics and Global Business by Pannasastra University, Cambodia in 2016. A strong advocate of Raising Yourself To Help Mankind, Dr. Vijay established the RYTHM Foundation and the Vijayaratnam Foundation. Listed in Forbes Asia’s list of Heroes of Philanthropy and Lifetime Achievement Award in Regional Philanthropy at 3rd Chinese World Economic Forum. The Foundations work with local and international NGOs and organisations in community development and well-being, child mentoring, youth development, women empowerment and special education.