Dr Josephine Kwa


Barghest Building Performance

Dr Kwa was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of NSL Ltd and during her 23-year tenure, served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Technology, responsible for the R&D, IT, Energy & Environmental investments and strategies of the NSL Group. Dr Kwa was the Chairman of Raffles Marina Holdings Ltd for 12 years and was a member of the Board of the Groups companies in Australia, Thailand, China and Malaysia.

Dr Kwa is a member of the Technology Advisory Panel of Sembcorp Industries Ltd as well as the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore. She is a member on the panel for Quality Assessment Framework for MoE in Singapore. She is on the Boards of Sembcorp Industries and Barghest Building Performance in Singapore and Southern Steel Berhad in Malaysia.

Dr Kwa served as Chairman of the National Energy Efficiency Committee for Industries in Singapore from 2000 to 2009, and as a panel member of the 2009 Inter-Ministerial Sustainability Green Plan for Singapore. She is currently a member of the Future Economic Council Resource and Environmental Sustainability SubCommitte and the Steering Committee of the Singapore Certified Energy Managers’ Programme.

Dr Kwa holds a BSc (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering and a PhD from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom.