Jimmy Ong, a survivor of extreme circumstances. He has overcome childhood poverty and personal calamities to rebuild his life into one of his wildest dreams, and today he helps others do the same.
His inspiring breakthrough stories have been widely featured in various national media in Singapore. A definition of resilience, The Channel NewsAsia described him as a “SURVIVOR”; The Sunday Times said that he is “TO HELL AND BACK”; and MediaCorp Ch5 called his story ‘UNBROKEN’.
The Author of, “Breakthrough: The inspiring true story of overcoming bankruptcy, divorce and death the of a son”.
In 2014, he was invited to a special Tea Reception at the Istana in Singapore hosted by President & Mrs. Tony Tan. He was named as one of “Everyday Singaporean Heroes” in the SG50 Celebration Campaign in 2015.
Jimmy is a Resilience Trainer, Transformation Coach, Author, and Inspirational Speaker who has given talks to thousands of people from various age groups, in companies both large and small, and in industries in Singapore, Malaysia, and around Asia.
His experiences as a survivor, trainer, and keynote speaker have given him the authority to share his knowledge and expertise with other professionals who wish to achieve success in their own lives.
His talks are always well-received because he integrates his own real-life story as unique strategies to empower leaders/individuals/employees’ own turnaround. The hallmark of his strategy is to take negative circumstances and turn it into positive outcome.
Jimmy believes that we all have the potential for greatness, but it takes intentionality and effort; he teaches people how to leverage their strengths so that they can thrive throughout their lives—at work or in life.
Jimmy’s clients include:
Allianz SE Insurance, HSBC Malaysia, Great Eastern, NTUC Income Insurance, Public Mutual Berhad, PIAS, Sanofi-Aventis, Taylor’s University, Sunway Education Group, Heritage Education Group, TechnipFMC, Nando’s Malaysia, Nestle (Vietnam), WSG Workforce Singapore, Skills Future SG, Home Team Academy, Food Republic, Dassault Systemes and many more.