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'. Print Edition | Subscribe