By Albert Hong
In this e-book, Dr Albert Hong tells his personal story.
Today, he's renowned in his box, as chairman of RSP Architects Planners and Engineers (Pte) Ltd. His existence started eighty years in the past, in a humble clinical medical institution in Neil highway, Singapore. within the years among, he has completed good fortune in company in keeping with labor and excessive aspirations. Albert Hong and RSP have grown as Singapore has grown, overcoming a few of the demanding situations linked to a tender, fast-developing nation.
Albert Hong's early years have been overshadowed through battle and profession. yet he proved that adversity could be a springboard for success. His mom kept sufficient to finance his schooling on the prestigious Raffles establishment, after which additional schooling within the united kingdom, the place he expert as an architect.
In 1964 Albert Hong joined Raglan Squire & companions as an affiliate. He validated himself in a occupation formerly ruled by way of expatriates, fought demonstrated notions of what an architectural perform might do, and proven the worth of an entrepreneurial spirit. Over the subsequent 50 years, he reworked the enterprise. RSP has turn into one of many greatest, such a lot winning and Most worthy architectural companies in Southeast Asia.
Among his specific achievements is to set up the enterprise outdoor Singapore. particularly, he made up our minds to go into the India industry, in defiance of traditional knowledge and the recommendation of so much of his colleagues. occasions have proved him correct. For RSP, India is a giant luck story.
For Dr Hong, good fortune brings responsibilities. He has donated time and clever information to varied public our bodies. Like Singapore, he believes that each person merits an opportunity to understand his or her abilities and talents. between many charitable contributions, he has continuously given beneficiant help to academic associations and deserving individuals.
This is a really human luck tale, prone to encourage readers making plans their careers. it really is absolute to curiosity all these drawn to the actual improvement of Singapore, and the contributions of architects, planners, financiers, builders and different professionals.
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