10 Singaporeans Who Didn’t Have a Degree yet Made it Big in Life

Charles Wong

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He doesn’t even have an O-level certificate, but the man started Charles & Keith from scratch with his brother. Now, the shoe shop is all over the world, with 300 stores all the way from Singapore to far-flung places like Turkey.

Neo Kah Kiat

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He dropped out in Secondary Two despite being a top student, so that he could start working. Today, he is the CEO of Neo Group, which has three catering businesses amongst a variety of other businesses like yacht-renting.

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