DIVING into a venture without prior expertise is not easy. That said, it is even more challenging for young graduates to venture into a commonly perceived sunset industry.

MANY individuals are intimidated by the thought of leaving their stable jobs to dive into the fast-paced tech industry, but not Amit Sujan, chief executive officer of ITCAN Pte Ltd.

THE dip in global trade since 2008 and the decline in demand for freight spelled trouble for the shipping and marine industry. Several firms have succumbed to the economic uncertainties including...