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SGBC was officially launched on 28 October 2009 as the only non-profit organisation with a concerted private-public sector partnership to achieve a world-class and sustainable built-environment in Singapore.

President's Message

Mr Chia Ngiang Hong
President, Singapore Green Building Council

Mr Chia is the Group General Manager of City Developments Limited (CDL), Singapore's property pioneer since 1963. CDL is a Singapore listed international property and hotel conglomerate involved in real estate development and investment, hotel ownership and management, facilities management and the provision of hospitality solutions.

Mr Chia is one of the key members of the team in ensuring that all CDL properties embrace environmental sustainability as part of the Company's Corporate Social Responsibility commitment. Well known for its outstanding contributions to environmental sustainability, CDL has won numerous green and environmental sustainability awards and accolades in the local and international arena, settling green benchmarks for Singapore's real estate industry.

Mr Chia currently sits on the Advisory Panel in Singapore's Building and Construction Authority (BCA) Academy and is the First Vice-President of Real Estate Developers' Association of Singapore. He was the former Deputy Chairman of Building and Construction Authority (BCA).

Mr Chia graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Estate Management from NUS in 1977 and obtained his Master of Business Administration (Distinction) degree from University of Hull, United Kingdom, in 1992.