Lye Yi Hao, Joshua Chan and Tan Jun Kiat

22 Dec 2020

From left to right: Tan Jun Kiat, Joshua Chan and Lye Yi Hao

Schoolmates since 2012, Mr Lye Yi Hao, 29, Mr Joshua Chan, 29, and Mr Tan Jun Kiat, 30, were itching to build a business.

It was an idea born out of a problem they had experienced – the lack of affordable, quality ergonomic furniture. Founded in 2017, ErgoEdge is on track to bring in a revenue of $5 million this year, its growth reaching record highs since Covid-19 outbreak, when many worked from home.

Mr Lye left his full-time job in OCBC bank to focus on the business.

The company’s immediate focus is to create innovative products to tackle the challenges of a home office, such as a noisy environment and the lack of space, and cater to the needs of hybrid workers – those who both work from home and in the office.


Article written by The Straits Times, 19 December 2020. Source
Photo by ST Kua Chee Siong


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