Singapore – The Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) is pleased to announce the members of the 7th Board, who will lead the Council through the 2021-2023 term. The composition of the Board was unveiled at SGBC’s Annual General Meeting teleconference on 30 March 2021.
Mr. Tang Kok Thye has succeeded Dr. Ho Nyok Yong as SGBC’s 7th President. Mr. Tang is an Associate Partner of architecture practice ADDP Architects LLP and a veteran green building professional. He brings with him a wealth of industry experience from his various appointments, including as a Board Member of the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) and Co-Chair of BCA’s Green Built-Environment Advisory Committee (GBAC).
Dr. Ho (representing Singapore Contractors Association Limited) will assume the role of Immediate Past President of the new Board, having served as President from 2019-2021. Under his leadership, SGBC celebrated several major milestones and achievements, including the joyous commemoration of the Council’s 10th Anniversary, the review of the Singapore Green Building Masterplan as well as the successful digitalisation of SGBC’s operations to advance green building even during the global pandemic.
The newly elected SGBC Board is reflective of the diverse nature of the Council and is representative of the built environment value chain. The Board composition includes representatives from Singapore’s leading property developers, professional consulting firms, contractors, institutional bodies, the academia and government agencies.