He attained his LLB from the UK. Backed by his legal background, he entered the property industry from the legal angle. His widening involvement in the property industry includes joining Cushman & Wakefield Malaysia, as well as being part of the research house in Sunrise Berhad. Now he is tasked to steer and bring Ho Chin Soon Research to greater heights. Ishmael Ho also proved to be a talented & competent public speaker.