Past Speakers Kong Wan Sing
Founder & CEO, JustCo
Wan Sing, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of JustCo is a property and real estate veteran with over 15 years of experience. His experience and deep knowledge in the industry led to him launching JustOffice in 2011 before setting up JustCo in 2015, an innovative new concept of co-working spaces.
Fluent in English, Mandarin and Malay, Wan Sing graduated from the New York University, Stern School of Business with a Bachelor of Science, double majoring in Finance and Information Systems. The entrepreneurial streak in Wan Sing was discovered early. As a fresh graduate out from New York University, Wan Sing traded an attractive opportunity to work in Goldman Sachs New York to start his own finance firm in Boston.
After his stint in New York, Wan Sing joined the family business Sing Long Group in Malaysia, within the real estate division for seven years. Thereafter, he took on the role of Senior Associate Director with Mapletree Investments, the real estate arm of Temasek Holdings in Singapore for five years. With the entrepreneurial streak still running deep, Wan Sing leveraged on his expertise in real estate and finance and took the leap of faith to set up JustCo.
A driven and passionate individual, it is under Wan Sing's leadership that JustCo has become a leading player in the market in just a short period of time; recognised for providing open, collaborative and flexible co-working spaces to clients.
In August 2018, Wan Sing was named winner at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA) under the Professional & Business Services category, which honoured and recognised his ground-breaking achievements and outstanding entrepreneurship excellence.
Being a pioneer and leader of the co-working industry, Wan Sing is often invited to be a speaker, panellist or judge at industry events; where he shares his personal experiences, thoughts and insights as a self-taught entrepreneur. Some recent participation include:
- Speaker at Credit Suisse Investors Conference 2018
- Event Judge at Startup Weekend Singapore Mega 2018
- Panellist Speaker at Wild Digital Southeast Asia 2018
A visionary, Wan Sing has plans to transform JustCo into a major player in Asia Pacific and beyond. He believes in building a strong team to achieve this goal together.