Deputy Chairman, Public Service Commission

Mr Kwa Chong Seng was appointed as a Member of the Public Service Commission in 1997. He has more than 40 years of experience in the petroleum industry. He retired from ExxonMobil where his last position was Chairman and Managing Director, ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd.


Mr Kwa also holds key appointments in other organisations. These include Chairman of Singapore Exchange Ltd, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd, and Olam International Ltd. He is a non-executive Director of Seatown Holdings Pte Ltd, Delta Topco Limited and a member of the Board of Defence Science and Technology Agency.


Mr Kwa was conferred the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award by the National University of Singapore in 1994 and the Honorary Ningbo Citizenship in 1999. In 2005, he was awarded the Public Service Star (BBM) and in 2016, the Public Service Star (Bar) [(BBM(L)].


He is a Fellow of the Academy of Engineering Singapore.

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