It's Never Just Business

The building blocks of a successful business aren't only made up of numbers. At HSBC, we recognise that it's often driven by your ambition and passion. Be inspired by some of today's enterprising leaders and find out about their stories here.

The human side of business

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Behind each of today's leaders lies a personal story. Walk with them through their different paths to success.

Ho Bee Land Limited


Chua Thian Poh followed his first mover instinct to develop the pioneer Sentosa Cove project. Today, the property developer has expanded globally and is a key player in the industry.

Read his full story here

Star 360 Holdings

Sing Lun Group

Kim Hock Corporation Pte Ltd


Being a high jumper back in school spelled the beginning of Andy Chaw's success. Taking his athletic calling from track to trade made Star360 the sporting empire it is today.

Read his full story here


Some families pass down heirlooms. For the Lees, an entrepreneurial spirit was shared across three generations, making Sing Lun Group an internationally successful apparel business.

Read his full story here


Kim Hock Corporation never once thought of calling it a day. Some 7,300 nights later, it's grown from a small karang-guni business to one of Singapore's biggest recycling plants.

Read his full story here

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