He graduated with a degree from feu, and his name is henry sy the second story is about a young student from tondo born the youngest of five children, his father was a barangay captain, and was. Henry sy success story 1993 words | 8 pages city, was opened to the public it is the sixth-largest mall in the world sy got his start by selling smuggled shoes from abroad. Let's learn and be inspired from another successful entrepreneur story as his daughter teresita sy-coson narrates the story of his father's success: our company, sm, as many of you may already know, came from the hard work of my dad, henry sy, sr. Henry sy is a chinese-filipino business magnate, investor, and philanthropisthe is involved in the industries of real estate, hospitality, banking, mining, education, and health care.
Henry t sy was born on october 15, 1924, to a poor family in jinjiang, quanzhou, china his parents were henry h sy and tan o sia he was twelve when he first arrived in the philippines, working at his father's small sari-sari store for more than twelve hours a day, every day. Success story henry sy's company, sm, as many of you may already know, came from the hard work of henry sy, sr it is a rags to riches story that many of us can't. We will look into the business success story of a filipino entrepreneur, henry sy, in this article by wilson lee flores, entrepreneur magazine chinese immigrant henry sy survived the loss of his father's two sari- sari stores at the close of world war ii eventually install to himself as asia's shopping mall king.
From shoe seller to retail billionaire in the philippines: henry sy story from rags to riches—the stories we are so often inspired by where the poor and hard-pressed become the rich and the powerful, either b. The story of mrhenry sy is very inspiring, it touches me in maybe the youth,mr henry sy is my idol since i read his story last 2004 in a newspaper,since then he became my idol reply sdk says. This is the story of henry sy, one of the world's richest people a summary of henry sy's success story aside from the mall industry, henry also owns numerous companies in the areas of real estate, banking, education, mining, retailing, and hospitality, resulting in him being recognized as the wealthiest person in the philippines, with an. Henry sy success story by henry sy's son today, i'm now going to feature the life story of the richest man in the philippines he is no other than henry sy, the retail magnate who owns all established 33 sm malls and also a banking magnate who owns banco de oro-epci bank and majority share in china bank.
Henry sy was born into a poor family in xiamen, china in 1924 from these humble beginnings, sy went on to become the richest man the philippines, according to a 2011 forbes magazine article sy is the chairman of sm prime holdings, inc, and he served as advisor to the board of china banking. Special project in principles of business management and organization made by bsba marketing management students from polytechnic university of the philippin. Believe it or not, henry sy's story was a 'rags to riches' kind of tale born in xiamen, china in november 1924, henry sy was not born with a silver spoon in his mouth wanting to escape poverty, henry followed his father to the philippines only to experience a miserable youth in a foreign country.
There is no such thing as oernight success or easy money 2hen you do well and to be ready to act when it comes 2hile crises may hae brought opportunitiesur group's policy is to look for opportunities at all times &ay henry sy's success rubs off to us as well. Henry sy sr shī zhìchéng, (henry's chinese name), was born on december 25, 1923, to an impoverished family in jinjiang, a town near xiamen, china the entire family left china for good in 1936, so they could be with their family patriarch who was then a proprietor of a thriving variety store in manila.
Henry sy and his deeply religious wife felicidad tan-sy also attribute their success ultimately to god's blessings, despite what others might call fate, destiny, good karma or so-called good luck.
Henry sy (施至成) his original birth name sy chi sieng literally meant to attain ultimate success born on december 25, 1924 remote village in fujian province, south china known as the father of philippine retail he's net worth according forbes is $8 billion in march 2012, #1 philippines' richest man. We're assigned to make a short film about the story behind the success of mrhenry sy sr we're from iv-rizal batch 2012-2013 of fort bonifacio high school. Henry sy 's rise to the top is a feel good story for the ages in 1936, at the age of 12, he immigrated from mainland china to help run his father's grocery in manila, often sleeping on display counters because he had no place to sleep. Lucio tan, probably the most controversial of all the filipino tycoons, is the featured success story today he was once the longest running richest man in the philippines not until last year when his great rival retail tycoon henry sy overtook him in the throne.