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PeopleAsia's Most Wanted: Singapore's Most Eligible Ladies

Asia's Most Wanted: Singapore's Most Eligible Ladies

Asia's Most Wanted: Singapore's Most Eligible Ladies
By Hong Kong Tatler
August 07, 2017

Editors of the Asia Tatler titles scoured the region to find them—the sort of jet-setting, merger-making, brainy beauties that any man (or woman) would fawn over. But between managing funds and running hotels, restaurants and fashion empires, as well as being philanthropists and politicians, these high-flying singletons barely touch the ground. They are undoubtedly the most swipe-right of city slickers, stars and socialites, but the question is: can anyone pin them down?

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1/8Chloe Ng

Chloe Ng
Chloe Ng

WHY HER?
The stylish daughter of Singaporean society heavyweights Nina and Eddie Ng is studying law in London.

NATURAL HABITAT: If she’s not at a law lecture, you’re likely to find her in a London streetwear boutique picking up the latest kicks.

PERKS: Chloe’s on a mission to eat at the top 100 restaurants in the world. And, well, she’s going to need some company.

2/8Karisa Sukamto

Karisa Sukamto
Karisa Sukamto

WHY HER? The former Miss World Singapore received her BA from King’s College London and now works as a regional brand manager at online fashion platform Zalora. She’s also working on a street style platform, The Status Quo.

WHAT'S MORE: Karisa was named Singapore’s Most Stylish by Harper’s Bazaar last year. 

3/8Krystal Tan

Krystal Tan
Krystal Tan

WHY HER?
Inspired by her love of travelling, she founded Blue Sky Escapes, a travel company that organises bespoke journeys.

NATURAL HABITAT: Anywhere extraordinary. 

4/8Melissa Peh

Melissa Peh
Melissa Peh

WHY HER?
Following in the footsteps of her parents, Adrian and Susan Peh, who are partners at their own law firm, Melissa studied law at University College London and was admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore earlier this year.

NATURAL HABITAT: This self-proclaimed foodie can usually be found at the latest dining hotspot snapping for her Instagram.

PERKS: She’s a trained ballroom dancer, so she won’t be treading on anyone’s toes.

5/8Cheryl Cheong

Cheryl Cheong
Cheryl Cheong

WHY HER?
This familiar face in Singaporean high society, the daughter of doctor and watch collector Bernard Cheong, graduated from Singapore Management University with a double degree in business management and accountancy. After trying her hand at various office jobs, she turned her passion for baking into a career by starting Cheryl’s Sweets

NATURAL HABITAT: Behind the camera, taking a picture of her newest sweet treat to put on her website.

PERKS: Cookies. Cakes. Brownies. Need we say more?

6/8Rachel Wee

Rachel Wee
Rachel Wee

WHY HER?
Youth, style and a family that runs one of Singapore’s largest beauty empires: this pharmacy graduate has got it all. Given that beauty mogul Jean Yip is her mother, her flawless look is unsurprising.

NATURAL HABITAT: Working as the world’s best-dressed pharmacist.

PERKS: She’s a self-proclaimed neat freak, so as long as you pull your weight, an orderly home is guaranteed.

PSST: She’s also a “Belieber” and has a golden retriever called Pillow.

7/8Rebecca Eu

Rebecca Eu
Rebecca Eu

WHY HER?
Rebecca’s family might be one of Singapore’s wealthiest, but that doesn’t mean she’s sitting idle. The 23-year-old is the founder of social enterprise Love, Mei, which provides survivors of human trafficking with skills training and employment.

THAT'S NOT ALL: 
She was the first Singaporean to be presented at the Bal des Débutantes in Paris. The girl’s got drive and manners. 

8/8Rebekah Lin

Rebekah Lin
Rebekah Lin

WHY HER?
She’s co-founder of The Social Co, a youth-led organisation that encourages young people and businesses to assist and raise the profile of lesser-known charities in Singapore. She is also the co-founder of Chloros Solutions, a green consultancy, and the director of her family’s Jia Foundation, which engages in projects that support youth education, mental healthcare and the arts.

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