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How does one look like this at 51?

You are what you eat, says photographer Chuando Tan, whose Instagram photos have gone viral.

Ageless wonder: Former model Chuando became a photographer and scored with a photo-journalistic-style spread in the now-defunct Hot magazine before landing the advertising campaigns for Tangs and Citibank, as well as spreads for Elle. — Photo by FREY OW

‘The insane drive to be the best’

Founder of gaming company Razer attributes his success to his parents.

Grab whiz Tan Hooi Ling happy to stay low-key

I WAS planning to use GrabCar to get to my lunch with Tan Hooi Ling, the co-founder of Grab.

Young and passionate: Hooi Ling says the biggest learning experience over the years is the need to continuously adapt. — The Straits Times/Asia News Network

Violet Oon is still going strong

The cooking doyenne has not let business failures or a stroke get her down.

Foodie tales: Sumiko taking a selfie with Oon. ‘Food should be evolving but every stage of it should be preserved,’ says the restaurateur.

Michelle Chong’s one-woman show

The actress-director-entrepreneur is busy, busy, and she likes it this way because her greatest fear is an idle mind.

Not a lady of leisure: Chong hamming it up at The Famous Kitchen. The actress is an intense, intriguing mix of ambition, intelligence, vulnerability, spikiness and plain kookiness.

Mellower side of AirAsia’s gregarious chief

WHEN AirAsia Group chief executive Tony Fernandes was 15 and at boarding school in Britain, he got a phone call from his father in Kuala Lumpur telling him that his mother was very, very ill.

Special brand: Fernandes is cheeky rather than cocky, charming rather than condescending.

Zoe Tay’s enduring allure

She may no longer be at the peak of her career, but the actress is playing the most important role of her life – mum to three boys.

Zoe is another person before the camera – confident and in total control.

Art for the audience

Pretentious, self-indulgent works irritate Gaurav Kripalani, festival director of the Singapore International Festival of the Arts 2018 to 2020.

Successful platform: The Singapore Repertory Theatre, one of the best-run companies in the region owes its success to Kripalani’s polished PR skills.

Local designer rocks London

From Kate Middleton to Jennifer Lopez and Reese Witherspoon, Han Chong’s Self-Portrait fashion label has been seen on the A-listers.

Trendsetter: Han Chong puts himself in the shoes of his customers and imagines what they’d be wearing in the months ahead.

‘My job is to make people happy’

Celebrity chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten has opened his first restaurant in Singapore.

Michelin-star chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.

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