Dato' A.K. Nathan Chairman and Group MD of Eversendai Corporation, Tan Sri A.K. Nathan first involved himself in the steel industry At the tender age of 22 A.K. Nathan was a reserved young lad fuelled with a burning desire to be successful. A.K. Nathan made his entry in the construction business in 1982 by chance when he secured the services of a subcontractor to execute the temporary steel platform works for Dayabumi project in Kuala Lumpur. It was not long before A.K. Nathan found out that the subcontractor took advantage of him after learning that he is a newbie in the industry with zero knowledge on steel industry. According to A.K. Nathan the name Eversendai came into being back then in a conversation he had with Tameshi Yamaki, who became his good friend. Yamakis hometown was in Sendai, which means thousands of generations. A.K. Nathan took a liking to it. He then added the word, Eversendai A.K. Nathan then fired the subcontractor before hiring a good supervisor with skilled workers in order to get the job done. entering the business with no engineering and construction qualifications, knowledge or experience. The firm is a Specialist Structural Steel and Mechanical contractor offering matchless expertise in High Rise Buildings, Industrial Plants, Roof Structures, Bridges and Power Plants with many prestigious projects internationally .He got know about the trade through the hard way spending most of his time at the site and learning as much as he could from the supervisor and workers His son is currently spearheading a subsidiary company of Eversendai in Dubai while his daughter is staying at New Zealand with her spouse. During his spare time, A.K. Nathan takes to playing golf as well as enjoying reading motivational books with Law of Success by Napolean Hill as his favourate.
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