Entrepreneur made $18m profit by selling dream home

Ms Mathilda Koh, seen in her current home at Sentosa Cove, is confident that prices in the posh seaside enclave will recover.
Ms Mathilda Koh, seen in her current home at Sentosa Cove, is confident that prices in the posh seaside enclave will recover. ST PHOTO: DESMOND WEE

Selling a dream home might be an emotional wrench for many of us, but the $18 million profit entrepreneur Mathilda Koh reaped certainly helped dull the pain.

Ms Koh, the 46-year-old founder and chief executive of home-grown beauty brand Bioskin, told The Sunday Times that she was more than happy to pack up and move when a Chinese businessman offered her $26 million for her Sentosa Cove home in 2013.

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