COUNCIL


 

CHAIRMAN

Professor Chan Heng Chee

Ambassador-at-Large

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

DEPUTY CHAIRMAN

Mr Goh Yew Lin

Executive Director

GK Goh Holdings Pte Ltd

 

 

Mrs Rosa Daniel

Chief Executive Officer

National Arts Council

 

 

Dr Meira Chand

Writer
 

 

 

Ms Claire Chiang

Senior Vice President

Banyan Tree Holdings Pte Ltd

 

 

Ms Chong Siak Ching

Chief Executive Officer

National Gallery Singapore

 

 

Mr Guy Harvey-Samuel

Chairman

HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited

 

 

Mr Richard Hoo

Deputy Chief Executive (Policy & Development)

PUB

 

 

Professor Kwok Kian Woon

Associate Provost (Student Life) 

Nanyang Technological University

 

 

Mr Pierre Lorinet

Board Director

Trafigura Group

 

 

Mr Sim Gim Guan

Chief Executive Officer

National Council of Social Service

 

 

Professor Sum Yee Loong

Professor of Accounting (Practice)

Singapore Management University

 

 

Mr Wilson Tan

Chief Executive Officer

CapitaLand Mall Asia

 

 

Ms Sharon Ang

Director, Sector Planning and Development Division

Ministry of Social and Family Development

 

 

Mr Azman Jaafar

Deputy Managing Partner

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing ​LLP

 

 

Mrs Tan Chen Kee

Divisional Director, Student Development Curriculum Division

Ministry of Education

 

 

Ms Goh Swee Chen

Chairman

Shell Companies Singapore

 

 

ORGANISATION STRUCTURE

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Education and Development

  • Developing policies and programmes to bring quality arts education to all children in school
  • Establishing clear training and career pathways for aspiring and established arts professionals in all areas necessary for a vibrant arts ecosystem
  • Celebrating and supporting the development of arts and culture leaders

Engagement and Participation

  • Creating opportunities for everyone living in Singapore to have meaningful encounters with the arts as an integral part of their lives
  • Ensuring access and inclusion in and through the arts so that all communities can enjoy the benefits of engaging with the arts
  • Fostering partnerships with corporate, government and social agencies to extend the reach of the arts

 

Policy and Planning

  • Developing robust arts and culture policies to nurture Singapore’s arts ecosystem
  • Engaging in organisational development and performance management work to strengthen NAC’s internal processes
  • Crafting and aligning communication narratives with NAC’s strategic objectives
  • Positioning Singapore arts globally through international exchanges, collaborations, market development initiatives and showcases

Research

  • Leading the growth of the arts and culture research scene in Singapore
  • Commissioning arts and culture research at the national level to inform policy-making  

Sector Development

  • Planning and implementing sectoral masterplan, key strategies and initiatives that advance Singapore's arts ecosystem and its practitioners
  • Funding and supporting the development of artists, arts companies and arts businesses in the performing, visual and literary arts, across a diverse range of schemes

Communications & Marketing

  • Increase awareness of NAC’s programmes and initiatives through media publicity and integrated marketing campaigns
  • Develop and execute strategies to grow cultural philanthropy
  • Secretariat role in administering the Cultural Matching Fund

Information Technology

  • IT Services
  • Digital masterplanning

Human Resource & Administration

  • Recruitment, Staff Training and Career Development
  • Office Management and Registry, and Secretarial Support

Finance

  • Financial Management

Precinct Development

  • Framework for Arts Spaces
  • Working with venue owners on integrating the arts into the Civic District and Bras Basah Bugis precincts