For the Sy family, which holds various businesses ranging from banking to real estate, building resilient small and medium enterprises is key to a sustainable value chain and attaining business continuity.

Bilyonaryo Hans Sy, chairman of SM Prime Holdings Inc.’s executive committee, said SMEs remain a vibrant and essential ingredient for economic growth and employment generation.

“Empowering supply chains is particularly close to our hearts because SM’s roots were borne from our father’s entrepreneurial spirit.It is because of this that we understand the journey and challenges faced by small and medium enterprises. We want to help them not only by providing a strong market but by building their resilience to overcome their risks and maximize their opportunities,” Sy said.

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