Tag: Japan

With a passion for business since young, James built and is now running his own business. What's your story? I got started with manufacturing as a child when I traveled mainly in China with my parents who own a small textile business. Since my first two jobs handing product development, manufacturing...
It started as a hobby, training young men in massage. Susan Stein’s vision came to life soon after when she set up a massage and training center in Bali.   What's your story? I moved to Indonesia in 1996 to reinvent myself. As the first General Manager for Mandara Spas,...
Shakthi DC jumped into the start-up scene by starting a social data analytics agency to help organisations, high profile individuals and brands gain competitive advantages by unlocking insights from consumer voices in social media. What's your story? My story involves several annihilated devices and mini-projects that eventually turned out to be...
Aden Liu is a home-grown entrepreneur and the founder of The Leading Man, an exclusive sartorial club dedicated to helping gentlemen dress their best. What's your story?Entrepreneurship was the serendipitous journey that completely changed the course of my life. Everything changes when you’re doing...
Sudhanshu Tewari shares his journey from leaving the corporate world to starting his own business. What's your story?Six years ago, I left my cushy job at JP Morgan to start Rewardz with wife, Nicole, close friend, Jaya, and a meagre capital of SGD 25,000....
(Women on Top in Tech is a series about Women Founders, CEOs, and Leaders in technology. It aims to amplify and bring to the fore diversity in leadership in technology.) Sonal Jain is the Chief Data Officer of Validus Capital. She brings over 14 years...
Looking to create a space to meet and gather business-minded people into the same locale, Casper Foo, started a co-working space which does just that. What's your story?When you reach a certain point in your career, routine work while satisfying can become repetitive. This...
Marcus Ho never gave up on a business he started and believed in and managed to turnaround the business winning two industry awards. What's your story?My entrepreneurial journey started right before I finished my national service (NS). Most of my peers in...
The interconnection of creativity with human intelligence, individuality, and neurological processes, is a dynamic and exciting field to study and to work in. Over time, creativity has been of central interest to disciplines such as cognitive science, philosophy, education, technology, economics, linguistics, psychology, and neuroscience — just to mention...
Haseeb Awan is the co-founder of BitAccess, a leading Bitcoin ATM manufacturer with operations in 15 countries across 4 continents. What's your story?During my Engineering days, I got involved with an automobile startup that exited before I could graduate and that gave me a...