Passion drives growth

JustCo’s Kong Wan Sing turned down a Goldman Sachs job offer and went on to build a leading co-working space player

SINGAPORE (Oct 14): Joining Goldman Sachs straight out of school would have been a dream come true for many graduates, but one that Kong Wan Sing, founder and CEO of co-working space provider JustCo, chose to turn down.  

Instead, Kong, who graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business, went on to start his first venture, an online equity research subscription business, at the peak of the dotcom bubble in the early 2000s.


Frasers Property to jointly invest $236 mil with GIC, JustCo to develop co-working platform across Asia

SINGAPORE (May 16): Frasers Property and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC are partnering with co-working space provider JustCo to jointly invest US$177 million ($236 million) to develop a co-working space platform across Asia.

The three partners’ joint investment will enable JustCo to build on its presence in Southeast Asia and expand into other Asian markets such as Greater China, Korea, Japan, Australia and India.

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