Property and engineering group Boustead Singapore is tackling one of the worst crises in its history — the Covid-19 pandemic. But the conglomerate’s conservative approach under chairman and group CEO Wong Fong Fui should help it weather the storm

The founding of Boustead Singapore in 1828 makes it one of Singapore’s oldest companies — if not the oldest engineering and property company.

Its continued existence today means that the conglomerate has survived wars, health and economic crises that have occurred in the last two centuries.

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