Elizabeth graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical), with Honours and double specialization in Marine and Offshore Engineering and Mechatronics. She is also currently undertaking Master of Science (Intellectual Property Management) at the National University of Singapore.
Elizabeth has considerable industrial experience in the Marine and Offshore industry. During the course of her studies, she was awarded scholarship by a Marine company which she joined after graduation. She worked as an engineer and was involved in reviewing technical specifications for projects amidst her design work. Subsequently, she joined an Offshore company where she was assigned a leadership role and oversaw the construction of rigs.
At Spruson & Ferguson (Asia), Elizabeth is involved in the drafting and prosecution of Singapore and overseas patent applications.