Dr. Anthony Dass

Economic Adviser to KSI Strategic Institute for Asia Pacific


Dr. Anthony Dass currently serves as the Economic Adviser to the KSI Strategic Institute for Asia Pacific (KSI), a prominent regional think tank based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Dr. Dass was the Group Chief Economist and Head of AmBank Research. Starting his career at Bank Negara Malaysia, he later worked with stockbroking firms and collaborated with various ministries and government agencies over his 30-year career. He was seconded to the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) and the Economic Planning Unit (EPU).

Academically, Dr. Dass earned a PhD in Economics from Universiti Utara Malaysia in 2018, a Master of Science in Economics & Finance from the University of Bristol in 1996, and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from International Islamic University Malaysia in 1987