Feeling Pains

Viswanathan, Meenakshi
September 2008
Forbes Asia;9/1/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 14, p47
The article profiles Ron Sim, one of the richest men in Singapore. Sim is hailed by FORBES ASIA Inc. as the country's number 15 richest man, with a net worth of around $255 million. His company, OSIM International, is best known for its massage chairs, however, it was involved in a controversial buyout of underperforming U.S. retail Brookstone Inc. However, Sim believes that the position that he is right now is different compared 20 years ago, because he is now more secure and well experienced.


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