This week on Wednesday, Spiking attended the Charger Award, an event organised by STORM.SG at the Singapore Management University School of Law.
30 companies that billionaires and blue whale investors have found of interest in the first 6-months of 2017 were selected and recognized based on Spiking’s app.
Three companies received special commendations. They were selected for their efforts in expanding into new areas, making good use of existing resources, and applying innovation and creativity.
The Super Charger
OUE, a diversified real estate owner, developer, and operator won The Super Charger Award after expanding into new areas of business activity over the last year.
The Hard Charger
United Overseas Bank, with more than 500 branches in 19 countries and territories around Asia, Europe, and America, were awarded The Hard Charger for putting existing resources to good use.
The Turbo Charger
And finally, Sunnningdale Tech received The Turbo Charger for applying innovation and creativity, leading precision plastic component manufacturer
The Charger Award also featured a forum of industry experts who discussed issues on topical issues. Clemen Chiang, CEO of Spiking took part in diverse discussions about Survival in the shrinking economy, REITs, investments on the horizon and listing alongside with Prof Kirpal Singh, Director of SMU’s Wee Kim Wee Centre, independent director Chong Huai Seng, Kamal Samuel, MD of Financial PR and Ku Swee Yong, CEO of International Property Advisor.
Commentators (from left), Chong Huai Seng, Prof Kirpal Singh, Ku Swee Yong, Kamal Samuel and Clemen Chiang discuss topical issues with STORM.SG publisher Kannan Chandran.