Conversation with CEOs

Food Empire Crafts A Superior, Balanced Brew

Food Empire CEO Sudeep Nair’s fortuitous, and somewhat unexpected, career journey – one that spanned three decades – first began with a switch from coding to computers, then to coffee. A software programmer...

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CSE Global Charts Expansion Roadmap

  Systematic and detail-oriented by nature, Lim Boon Kheng appears to have found his calling in building enterprises. "My passion has always been to take a home-grown business and develop it...

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Koufu Creates Feast of Culinary Flavours

From school dropout to street hawker, coffee shop owner and finally, founder of a local food-and-beverage empire, entrepreneur Pang Lim's journey - spanning five decades - was one marked by sheer...

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DiSa: Redefining the Retail Experience

  It all began with a shoplifting incident in a German supermarket. SGX-listed digital security firm DiSa Ltd was born from a germ of an idea in entrepreneur Eddie Chng’s mind 10 years...

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SingHaiyi Group: Building an Enduring Legacy

For entrepreneur and property veteran Celine Tang, the backbone of any piece of real estate doesn't lie in its brick and mortar structure - instead,...

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Nam Cheong Charts Steady Course as Industry Rebounds

Engineer Leong Seng Keat is a graduate of the school of hard knocks. The CEO of SGX-listed Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) builder Nam Cheong Ltd believes that the road to success is...

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Sunpower Eyes Green Assets in Battle for Blue Skies

Engineer Frank Ma strives to live a life in 3D - the three Ds of diligence, determination and discipline, that is. For the Co-Founder and Executive Director of SGX-listed environmental protection solutions provider Sunpower...

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Q & M Dental Embarks on Asian Brand-Building Journey

Growing up, Dr Raymond Ang's favourite hangout was Singapore General Hospital, the 198-year-old grand dame of healthcare institutions in the city-state. "My dad worked as a clinical technician, running SGH's...

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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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