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Former bodyguard is now towkay of his own security firm

Simon Ng, a former bodyguard to then-Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew, leveraged on the experience and a stint with the Workforce Development Agency to start security training firm Leacov.

Leacov founder Simon Ng says with hindsight that he thinks he held off diversifying for too long, but that he is particularly proud of how the company pioneered digital innovation before this became a buzzword.

SIMON Ng spent most of his life being a security officer, and has now built a company training people in the security field - and doing it quite successfully, too.

The former police officer rose to become a bodyguard for then-Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew in the 2000s and also ran the...

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