KBA Management

Colin Alexander, KBA Director of Operations & Business Development

Colin Alexander, Director of Operations & Business Development

With over 35 years in the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry particularly in the Diving and NDT related fields, Colin Alexander brings a wealth of practical experience, knowledge and depth of key industry skills to the company. As the General Manager, he is responsible for the day to day running of all five companies within the KB Group. Coming from an offshore diving, NDT, rope access and medic background, Colin is well suited and in a perfect position to manage and lead these areas of our business. His time spent in the service supply industry has also given him a vast depth of knowledge in the ROV and survey industries.

After seven years with the British Royal Navy actively involved in clearance diving, Colin has since travelled and worked extensive around the globe (UK, Norway, South East Asian, India, West Africa, Middle East and the Gulf of Mexico) actively working in the saturation diving field, particularly in the commercial oil construction and subsea NDT industries. In 1996 he took up the position as the Operations Manager in a Singapore company hence grounding him to our local shores. He continued his career contracting to the drilling industry in the Singapore shipyards - succeeding in NDT, UWILD and Derrick Building services. With his subsequent deep experience and involvement in the running of offshore operations (including Brunei Shell underwater services program) for a large diving contractor and the management of a sales department in a renown global technical equipment rental company (diving, ROV, survey, marine and NDT industries).

Colin is undeniably an asset to the KB Group and brings with him the dedication and passion to drive the KB Group to even higher levels of success and excellence.

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Christine Tan
Head of Project Administration

Christine vitally assists the Management in the Administrative and Human Resource aspects of the company.
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Jean Goh
Senior Accounts Executive

Jean largely manages the accounts for KB Associates and oversees the Accounts Department encompassing KBA Training Center, KBA Marine Services, KBA Engineering & KB Access.

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Fazila Bte Abidin
Group Quality Assurance/Quality Controller HOD

Fazila is Head of our QAQC Department and oversees the QAQC function of KB Associates Group of Companies. This requires ensuring maintenance of our Integrated Management System as well as other accreditations, policies and Safety targets. Her role involves regular internal audits that promote adherence to the standards established as well as monitoring the key performance indicators. Knowing that quality and safety are primary aspects of our business model, Fazila leads others within the company to follow the objectives by including them within her internal audit teams and creating a mentoring atmosphere amongst staff.

Fazila manages the implementation of corrective action plans (CAP) from internal/ external audits and client/ customer feed-back across the group. She also reports directly to the Directors with regards the effectiveness of the annual QHSE plan while proposing new ideas for continuous improvement to KBA 's Integrated Management System (IMS). Trained as an Internal Auditor for ISO 9001, ISO 29990, ISO 17025, ISO 27001, OHSAS 18001, and AS9100 she is also certified as Six Sigma Green Belt and Risk Management bizSAFE Level 2.

Fazila has had more than 20 years working within a QAQC role including internal auditing experience with extensive background in documentation control. In her role as Head of Department QAQC Fazila will continue to raise the standards of our IMS and accreditations with relevant bodies.

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Jeslyn Chen
Group Marcom Manager

Jeslyn assists KB Associates and its subsidiary companies in the areas of marketing and communications. She holds a Double Degree in Marketing and Public Relations and a Specialist Diploma in General Psychology.

Her role encompasses formulating marketing plans, budgets, engaging and managing the different marketing media and bodies. She has spearheads the online social media strategies so as to bring KBA Group in the frontier to connect with the clienteles.

She also handles on trade events and manage the PR aspects to ensure accurate communication with an overview aim to strengthen the company's business proposition and presence in the industry.