Professor Chan Heng Chee


Ministry of Foreign Affairs



Mr Goh Yew Lin

Executive Director

GK Goh Holdings Pte Ltd



Mrs Rosa Daniel

Chief Executive Officer

National Arts Council



Dr Meira Chand




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


HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited



Mr Richard Hoo

Deputy Chief Executive (Policy & Development)




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 (Social Programmes)

Ministry of Finance



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

Former Chairman

Shell Companies Singapore





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


  • 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  

Human Resource & Administration

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

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


  • Provide financial insights for NAC's organisational strategies
  • Implement policies and procedures for NAC's finance and accounting activities

Arts & Culture Development Office

  • Develop and execute strategies to grow cultural philanthropy
  • Secretariat role in administering the Cultural Matching Fund

Marketing, Communications & Digital Strategy

  • Develop, implement and manage publicity strategies and integrated marketing campaigns to support NAC's programmes and strategic priorities
  • Formulate and implement digital strategies to optimise work processes
  • Lead digitalisation initiatives for the arts and culture sector

Precinct Development

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