Founded in 1980, IFMA is the world’s largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 105 countries. This diverse membership participates in focused component groups equipped to address their unique situations by region (133 chapters), industry (15 councils) and areas of interest (six communities). Together they manage more than 78 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than US$526 billion in products and services. IFMA (Singapore Chapter) has been working actively with various Government Agencies such as Building and Construction Authority (BCA) of Singapore, Workplace Safety & Health Council (WSHC), National Environment Agency (NEA), Ministry of Manpower (MOM) etc. and seats in various Industry work groups for Singapore Standards & standard Code of Practices.