COUNCIL


Ms Goh Swee Chen

 

CHAIRMAN

Ms Goh Swee Chen

Former Chairman

Shell Companies Singapore

Mr Wilson Tan

 

DEPUTY CHAIRMAN

Mr Wilson Tan

Chief Retail Innovation Officer

CapitaLand Group

Mrs Rosa Daniel

 

 

Mrs Rosa Daniel

Chief Executive Officer

National Arts Council

Dr Meira Chand

 

 

Dr Meira Chand

Writer
 

Mr Pierre Lorinet

 

 

Mr Pierre Lorinet

Non-Executive Director

Trafigura Group

Prof Sum Yee Loong

 

 

Prof Sum Yee Loong 

Professor of Accounting (Practice)

Singapore Management University

Mr Azman Jaafar

 

 

Mr Azman Jaafar

Managing Partner

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP

Ms Sharon Ang

 

 

Ms Sharon Ang

Director (Social Programmes)

Ministry of Finance

Mrs Tan Chen Kee

 

 

Mrs Tan Chen Kee

Divisional Director, Student Development Curriculum Division

Ministry of Education

Mr Warren Fernandez

 

 

Mr Warren Fernandez

Editor-in-Chief (English/Malay/Tamil Media Group)

Singapore Press Holdings

Ms Anne Lee

 

 

Ms Anne Lee

Investments Director

Bowen Enterprises Pte Ltd

Dr Wong Tien Hua

 

 

Dr Wong Tien Hua

Director

Mutual Healthcare Pte Ltd

 

 

ORGANISATION STRUCTURE

NAC-Org-Structure-(1-Oct-19)

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  

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

Finance

  • 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