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Building a business with a 100-year legacy

Excelpoint CEO Albert Phuay is charged up about prospects for his electronics distribution firm

Excelpoint Technology founder and CEO Albert Phuay clinched the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Electrical and Electronics Industry category at the 2017 Asia-Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards. He is unwavering in his goal to develop his company i
Excelpoint Technology founder and CEO Albert Phuay clinched the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Electrical and Electronics Industry category at the 2017 Asia-Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards. He is unwavering in his goal to develop his company into an Asian nexus between customers and suppliers, offering the best-in-class design services and integrated R&D solutions.PHOTO: EXCELPOINT TECHNOLOGY

Tech veteran Albert Phuay considers himself to be an accidental entrepreneur.

The founder and chief executive officer of SGX-listed Excelpoint Technology began his career in the sector with roles ranging from quality assurance to manufacturing.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 02, 2018, with the headline 'Building a business with a 100-year legacy'. Print Edition | Subscribe