“My dad started the company because he believed quality teak furniture should be available to all,”
explains Julian of Scanteak Group’s beginnings in 1982. “Scandinavian furniture also has the best designs.” Today, it’s grown into a regional brand with headquarters and stores in Taiwan and Japan. But Julian – who is a proud dad to Christian, 6 and Cayla, 3 – is still a humble guy. His goal for the company is simply to leave a positive impact on the lives of his employees and customers.
“In school and in the military, I’ve learnt that if you want to run fast, you run alone. If you want to run far – you run together.”
#SGFaves is an annual initiative by The Finder to celebrate homegrown local business owners whose products and services help people live well in Singapore – just like The Finder!
By Willaine G. Tan, Issue 304 The Finder
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