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Turning a humble one-man show into an agri-commodity food empire

FKS also shifts to fast-moving consumer goods, taps investments to speed up growth

When Indonesia-based FKS Food & Agri was founded by his father Edy Kusuma as a small fish oil and fish feed mill in 1992, Mr Chandy Kusuma was barely seven years old and starting school.

But the younger Kusuma, being the only son in a family of three children, always knew the plans his father had for him.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 23, 2021, with the headline 'Turning a humble one-man show into an agri-commodity food empire'. Subscribe