Adj. A/Prof Angie Chew
CEO & Mindfulness Principal, Brahm Centre & Singaporean of The Year 2019
Adj. Assoc Prof Chew is the Founder, CEO and Mindfulness Principal of Brahm Centre, a charity with over 50 staff, dedicated to promoting healthier and happier living. She is the first certified Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction teacher in Singapore by Brown-UMass, a certified Dot-b and Paws b mindfulness teacher and a Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy Course teacher under Oxford University Mindfulness Centre’s training. She is also an Adjunct Associate Professor of mindfulness at the National University of Singapore. She has taught mindfulness courses, workshops and retreats to more than 10,000 people across all ages. Her corporate clients extend across various industry sectors – from finance (Goldman Sachs, DBS Bank, OCBC Bank, Bank of Singapore); healthcare (Ministry of Health, National Health Group, SingHealth, Institute of Mental Health, Agency for Integrated Health, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Community Psychology Hub) reaching out to psychiatrists, doctors, psychologists, nurses and other allied health professionals; to education institutions (Ministry of Education, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Hwa Chong Institution, Raffles Institution, Nanyang Girls Secondary,St Anthony’s Canossian Secondary School), just to name a few. Prior to her founding of the Brahm Centre in 2012, she served in senior positions at Singapore Airlines, Visa International, Accenture, Hewlett-Packard and government agencies.