Graduated from University of Singapore in 1976 with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree & a Master of Science (Construction Engineering) degree from the same University in 1980. Attained the Advance Certificate of Training & Assessment from Institute of Adult Learning in 2018.
Worked with the Public Utilities Board, the Singapore National Water Agency, for 42 years in the fields of water supply & piping design, water distribution system, water leakage detection, water conservation, reservoir & catchment management, dam management, Marina Barrage commissioning & management, water quality management & management of drainage maintenance & ABC Waters Programs etc
Held the post of Senior Deputy Director overseeing the Catchment & Waterway operations until 2016 & retired in 2018 as Deputy Director. Appointed by The Singapore Water Academy as an Academy Associate to conduct competency training courses for PUB engineers on dam safety management & PUB senior engineering staff on Workforce Skill Qualifications (WSQ) Courses related to reservoir catchment & drainage management. Area of expertise is in watershed management & dam safety. A Professional Engineer Singapore in Civil Engineering since early 80's
Engaged by SIT in 2019 as an Associate Professor in Engineering Cluster on a 25% work basis. Currently teaching Year 3 students on Water Resource Engineering.