Conversation with CEOs

Far East Orchard Eyes Lodging Platform for Growth

An ethos of stewardship and the pursuit of excellence have always been the cornerstones of life for hospitality real estate veteran Alan Tang. “I’m a firm believer in stewardship and servant leadership,...

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ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust Embarks on New Growth Chapter

Why would you stay mediocre when you can be extraordinary? This is the motto that spurs real estate veteran Karen Lee to pursue excellence and reach for the stars. “A former boss gave me...

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Keppel Infrastructure Trust: Delivering Resilient Growth

  Over his three decade-long career in the energy, power and infrastructure sectors, Matthew Pollard has become well-acquainted with the lessons that failure and near-failure can teach. After co-founding an...

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Sasseur REIT Taps Aspirations of China’s Middle Class

Through his diverse career spanning more than three decades, engineer by training Anthony Ang has always tried to define success on his own terms. One dictum that...

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Keppel REIT Repositions for the Future

  As far back as he can remember, the twin touchstones of Paul Tham’s life have been wisdom and learning. Growing up, a familiar mantra was one expounded by the Book of Proverbs in...

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GuocoLand Enhances Transformation Blueprint

For Cheng Hsing Yao, the tenets of architecture and design are inextricably linked with nuances that make up the kaleidoscope of human life. "It’s a fascinating discipline that combines art and science, engineering and...

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OUE Commercial REIT Leapfrogs to Next Growth Stage

As American poet and author Maya Angelou once famously said, “Make a mark on the world that can’t be erased”, banking and finance veteran Tan Shu Lin aspires to do just that. “I...

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Sim Leisure Group Plays Up Fun Factor in Theme Parks

For self-starter Sim Choo Kheng, frustration usually breeds opportunities. Nearly three decades ago, feeling like a square peg in round hole and grappling with workplace politics, the entrepreneur realised that he had to be...

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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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