Tag Archives: business

Jesus Garbayo, Co-founders of Josudo

Josudo, which translates to “the art of the skilful”, offers personalized one on one esports coaching to help gamers get better. What’s your story?After finishing business school I went into banking (the robot-track) and then the financial crisis hit. That’s when I got my first taste of a startup in …

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Vivien Er, Sales Marketing Manager of ER INTERIOR SERVICES

Vivien Er works for her family business, which has been specialising in carpentry and renovation works for more than 15 years. To unwind she like to travel or hang out with friends. What’s your story? My name is Vivian and I represent my family business – ER INTERIOR SERVICES. We …

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Stefen Choo, Director of Smoking Cabin SG

Stefen Choo introduced smoking cabins in Singapore to create a socially responsible smoking space. The aim is to bridge both non-smokers and smokers together with this innovative solution where it prevents passive smoking and protects the environments at the same time. What’s your story? Every time I would watch TV …

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Devi Sahny, Founder & CEO of Ascend Now

Ascend Now was founded to bridge the gap between academic and psychological support, helping students discover themselves. What’s your story? I am the founder of an education company called Ascend Now. Working with elementary, middle, and high school students, Ascend Now adopts a holistic pedagogical approach. We focus, first and …

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Karen See, Co-Founder of Embrace Worldwide

Karen See is a big believer in mentoring and coaching, she is committed to helping people be happy, confident, successful and better versions of themselves. Karen has lived in Sydney, London, New York and is currently based in Hong Kong. What’s your story? Formerly Chief Communications Officer at an International …

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Han Sing, Founder of Tueetor

Han Sing wanted to make education more affordable and accessible which lead him to start Tueetor, a fully-automated, location-based free service platform that enables users to instantly find tutors and trainers for a wide range of academic and non-academic subjects. What’s your story? It was in 2012 when I learned …

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Sabarudin Hashim, Chief Growth Officer of RenoTalk

RenoTalk is a renovation and interior design review site for property owners in Singapore to talk and engage on renovation matters. What’s your story? I started out as a digital marketing adviser for SMEs (small-to-medium enterprise) and startups. One of the clients that I advised was in the home renovation …

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Chris Teo, CEO of Mednefits

Faced with high healthcare costs, Chris Teo was inspired and founded Mednefits to offer affordable healthcare to self-insured employers. What’s your story? Being a ‘victim’ of Singapore’s high healthcare cost in 2014 when I experienced the loss of my grandmother, I was inspired to tackle the rising cost in a …

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Chris Ballard, Design Director of Lex Design

Chris Ballard knew what he wanted to do, studied it, and has been working in the design industry for 20 years. In November this year, he started his own agency, Lex Design. What’s your story? I’ve always liked taking things apart, just to put them back together again to see …

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