Singapore Healthcare: Pioneers: Navroji Mistri, the man behind the Mistri WingShared by:
The Mistri wing at the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) is named after a philanthropist, who donated a huge amount of his wealth to enhance Singapore’s fledgeling health care services in the 20th century. The man was Navroji R. Mistri, an Indian-born entrepreneur and Parsi who first started out as an engineer in the Royal Indian Marine Dockyards. He came to Singapore in 1909, and shortly after, he changed the trajectory of his career to manufacturing soda water in the country.
1 Jan 2017 - General