High-paying jobs: Funeral director finds meaning in helping others

Mr Sim Teck Yee joined the funeral-service industry five years ago after he lost his logistics job and bumped into an acquaintance, Mr Roland Tay (right), founder of Direct Funeral Services.
Mr Sim Teck Yee joined the funeral-service industry five years ago after he lost his logistics job and bumped into an acquaintance, Mr Roland Tay (right), founder of Direct Funeral Services.ST PHOTO: GIN TAY

At first, some of Mr Sim Teck Yee's friends and family members were not too happy that he joined the funeral-service industry.

That was five years ago when he lost his logistics job. But they have since come around.

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