Federation of Business and Professional Women Singapore (BPW Singapore)

Founded in 2001, BPW Singapore is affiliated with the International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW International), which has affiliates in 95 economies across five continents. BPW Singapore has the following chapters: Singapore Business & Professional Women’s Association, Singapore Business & Professional Women’s Association–Mandarin Chapter, and Business & Professional Women’s Association (Singapore)–Third Chapter. The three are detailed below. Annual membership fees at the three clubs start at SGD 80 (US$60) not including special events. In partnership with its chapter organizations, BPW Singapore aims to develop the business and leadership potential of women through activities including advocacy, mentoring, and facilitating networking across borders. Specific events include an Equal Pay Day Campaign, leadership and professional development talks, participation in a BPW Asia-Pacific Regional Conference, and a Public Sector in Leadership Summit. Participants for events are drawn from chapters’ membership base and collaborations with other organizations.