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City Developments Limited (CDL) has been Singapore’s property pioneer since 1963. It is a Singapore listed international property and hotel conglomerate involved in real estate development and investment, hotel ownership and management, facilities management and the provision of hospitality solutions. As a socially responsible corporation, CDL is fully committed towards environmental sustainability and has been taking the lead in shaping Singapore’s built environment since the 1990s.
About Global Green Economic Forum
GGEF (Global Green Economic Forum) is a social enterprise headquartered in Singapore that reinvests part of its income to foster future leaders in building a sustainable environment and community.
GGEF runs business conferences, awards and workshops to promote sustainability in business. It aims to inspire current leaders and foster future ones. GGEF has been sponsoring youth to attend international events such as the 2041 International Antarctic Expedition. GGEF raises its operation funding through events in Asia and reinvests 20% back into fostering future leaders.
About Sony Electronics Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
Based in Singapore, Sony Electronics Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. is a subsidiary of Sony Corporation. It serves as the regional management and marketing headquarters for Sony’s consumer as well as broadcasting and professional products, overseeing Asia, Middle East and Africa regions. For more information on Sony’s products and services in Asia Pacific, please visit www.sony-asia.com
About OCBC Bank
OCBC Bank is the longest established Singapore bank, formed in 1932 from the merger of three local banks, the oldest of which was founded in 1912. It is now the second largest financial services group in Southeast Asia by assets and one of the world’s most highly-rated banks, with an Aa1 rating from Moody’s. Recognised for its financial strength and stability, OCBC Bank is consistently ranked among the World’s Top 50 Safest Banks by Global Finance and has been named Best Managed Bank in Singapore by The Asian Banker.
OCBC Bank and its subsidiaries offer a broad array of commercial banking, specialist financial and wealth management services, ranging from consumer, corporate, investment, private and transaction banking to treasury, insurance, asset management and stockbroking services.
OCBC Bank’s key markets are Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Greater China. It has more than 600 branches and representative offices in 18 countries and regions. These include over 330 branches and offices in Indonesia under subsidiary Bank OCBC NISP, and more than 100 branches and offices in Hong Kong, China and Macao under OCBC Wing Hang.
OCBC Bank’s private banking services are provided by its wholly-owned subsidiary Bank of Singapore, which operates on a unique open-architecture product platform to source for the best-in-class products to meet its clients’ goals.
“Olam International is a leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 70 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 23,000 customers worldwide. We grow, source, process, manufacture, transport, trade and market 47 different agri-products. Our team of 70,000 employees work to bring essential agricultural products to homes around the globe every day.
Established in 1989, trading cashew from Nigeria to India, today we have built a global leadership position in many of our businesses.
Olam means “enduring” or “everlasting”. As the world progresses our agricultural systems must as well: this defines our core purpose of Re-imagining Global Agriculture while upholding our ethos of Growing Responsibly.”
About Singapore Botanic Gardens (SBG)
Established in 1859, the Singapore Botanic Gardens played an important historical role in the introduction and promotion of many plants of economic value to Southeast Asia, including the Para rubber tree. Over the years, the Gardens has continued to introduce and rejuvenate its horticultural attractions while continuing its mission of connecting plants and people.
Today, the 82-hectare Gardens is a key civic and community space, and an international tourist destination. Attracting an annual visitorship of more than 4.4 million, it is also an important institution for tropical botanical and horticultural research, education and conservation.
The Gardens showcases the best and most spectacular of tropical flora, including more than 10,000 types of plants and the region’s most significant living collection of documented palms, orchids, cycads and gingers. Its historic 19th century garden landscape is well preserved and includes the earliest ornamental designed lake in Singapore. Home to numerous heritage trees and a tract of primary rainforest, the Gardens is less than a 10-minute walk from the shopping belt in Orchard Road.
The Gardens was inscribed as Singapore’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2015. The Gardens was ranked the number one park in Asia in TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards for attractions in 2014. In 2012, it clinched the inaugural Garden of the Year Award by the Canadian Garden Tourism Council. In 2008, it was awarded the Michelin three-star rating and selected by Time Magazine as Asia’s Best Urban Jungle.
About AVS Printing
AVS Printing started off as a fine art printer, and has over the years evolved into a full-fledged one stop professional printing house. It has anchored its services on state of the art technologies as well as unceasing efforts in searching for new ones and acquiring innovative know-hows which result in fast turn-around time, unsurpassed quality print, reasonable pricing and very satisfied customers.
Wilmar International Limited, founded in 1991 and headquartered in Singapore, is today Asia’s leading agribusiness group. Wilmar is ranked amongst the largest listed companies by market capitalisation on the Singapore Exchange.
Wilmar’s business activities include oil palm cultivation, oilseed crushing, edible oils refining, sugar milling and refining, manufacturing of consumer products, specialty fats, oleochemicals, biodiesel and fertilisers as well as flour and rice milling. At the core of Wilmar’s strategy is an integrated agribusiness model that encompasses the entire value chain of the agricultural commodity business, from cultivation, processing, merchandising to manufacturing of a wide range of branded agricultural products. It has over 500 manufacturing plants and an extensive distribution network covering China, India, Indonesia and some 50 other countries. The Group has a multinational workforce of about 90,000 people.
Wilmar’s portfolio of high quality processed agricultural products is the preferred choice of consumers and the food manufacturing industry. Its consumer-packed products have a leading share in many Asian and African countries. Through scale, integration and the logistical advantages of its business model, Wilmar is able to extract margins at every step of the value chain, thereby reaping operational synergies and cost efficiencies. Wilmar is a firm advocate of sustainable growth and is committed to its role as a responsible corporate citizen.
Wärtsilä’s purpose is to enable sustainable societies with smart technology. The demand for clean and flexible energy and the need for efficient and safe transportation are increasingly affecting the way that customers operate. This forms the basis for Wärtsilä’s offering of smart solutions to the marine and energy markets. With an integrated portfolio of services, systems and products, the company is well positioned to respond to the demand for energy efficient and innovative solutions. The emphasis is placed on optimising installation performance throughout the lifecycle, using data analytics and artificial intelligence to support customers’ business decisions. Wärtsilä has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world, with net sales in 2017 totalling EUR 4.9 billion.
The ebm-papst Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of fans and motors. Since it was founded, the technology company has continuously set global industry standards: from interconnected, electronically controlled EC fans and aerodynamic improvements for fan blades to the use of materials that conserve resources.
As a wholly-owned subsidiary of the ebm-papst Group, ebm-papst Southeast Asia provides the right solution for just about any challenge. Our fans and drives are reliable, quiet and energy-efﬁcient.
Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market – across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world.
Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. In 2017, Henkel reported sales of 20 billion euros and adjusted operating profit of around 3.5 billion euros. Combined sales of the respective top brands of the three business units – Loctite, Schwarzkopf and Persil – amounted to 6.4 billion euros. Henkel employs more than 53,000 people globally – a passionate and highly diverse team, united by a strong company culture, a common purpose to create sustainable value, and shared values. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.
Established in 1983, Henkel in Singapore operates two business units, Adhesive Technologies and Beauty Care, and a Global Supply Chain Hub. We are a leading solution provider in the adhesive technologies industry, which is our main business. The leading brands are Loctite, Technomelt, Bonderite, Teroson and Aquence. For our Beauty Care business unit, our focus is the Professional and Retail hair industries, where Schwarzkopf, Syoss, Joico and Zotos are our leading brands. The Global Supply Chain Hub in Singapore, together with its headquarters in Amsterdam, is one of the key initiatives to further improve profitability and enable Henkel to fund its growth ambitions for 2020 and beyond. To support this, we are building the Singapore hub into a global center of excellence for supply chain and talent management, digitalization and sustainability.
AIG Asia Pacific Insurance Pte. Ltd. (“AIG Singapore”) has been serving the Singapore community since 1953. We are one of the leading general insurers in Singapore. We offer innovative solutions to meet the changing needs of individual and corporate clients. We are supported by a professional network of agents, brokers, and partners and have direct capabilities to help service our clients’ insurance needs which can be met through our wide range of products. Additional information about AIG Singapore can be found at www.aig.com.sg.