Top banker didn't make cut for JC or poly

Mr Tan Kah Chye with his GCE O-level results. The "late developer" eventually became one of the top bankers in the world.
Mr Tan Kah Chye with his GCE O-level results. The "late developer" eventually became one of the top bankers in the world.ST PHOTO: TIMOTHY DAVID

O-level results in 1980: Three Bs, two Cs , one D and one credit.

Now: Entrepreneur and top banker

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on August 12, 2018, with the headline 'Top banker didn't make cut for JC or poly'. Subscribe