Conversation with CEOs

Straits Trading Strives to Unlock Value, Boost Returns

Radiating pragmatism from every pore, Chew Gek Khim is nothing if not down-to-earth, thanks in part to her late maternal grandfather, pioneer banker and philanthropist...

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PropNex Extends Market Lead on Steady Demand

Spanning almost five decades, Mohamed Ismail Gafoor's obsession with real estate began with a childhood mired in poverty, one strewn with tales of how homelessness drove his grandmother and uncles to the brink...

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Centurion Builds on Boom in Specialised Housing Assets

Having weathered storms through his career, chartered accountant-turned-chief executive Kong Chee Min is well-schooled in the craft of versatility. Kong, who joined SGX-listed then-SM Summit Holdings Ltd in 1996 as an accountant, rose through...

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Sabana REIT Refreshes Strategies to Reshape Future

Property veteran Donald Han is a tireless proponent of all things real estate. "If you slit my vein open, you will see nothing but real estate DNA there," quipped the Chief Executive Officer...

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Hyphens Flies Asian Flag in Pharma Industry

Healthcare veteran Lim See Wah's rejection from medical school more than three decades ago turned out to be a significant pivot in his entrepreneurial journey. Settling instead for a place...

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IREIT Expands Footprint, Builds the Future

Not one to shy away from adversity, real estate veteran Aymeric Thibord views setbacks and obstacles as opportunities for creativity and growth. "What excites me is developing the entrepreneurial spirit - embracing...

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Cache Logistics Trust: Balancing Risks, Pursuing Growth

For architect Daniel Cerf, there are few things in life more enjoyable than appreciating a work of art. "It's all about you and the art piece - whether it's noticing...

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Japan Foods Engineers a Thousand Tastes of Home

Japan Foods Chairman & CEO Takahashi Kenichi For engineer-turned-entrepreneur Takahashi Kenichi, ramen noodles in a piping-hot bowl of rich, creamy bone broth has always evoked memories of home.For the founder...

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China Jinjiang Environment Tackles Growing Garbage Crisis

kopi-C: the Company brew China Jinjiang Environment SGX Code

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