Hard work key to Koufu CEO's success

Entrepreneur Pang Lim believes that working hard to overcome challenges and accumulate relevant experience enabled him to forge his own path

FROM school dropout to street hawker, coffee shop owner and, finally, founder of a local food-and-beverage empire, entrepreneur Pang Lim's journey - spanning five decades - was one marked by sheer grit.

"If you have goals and dreams, you can achieve them if only you set your mind to it,"