Mr. George Anthony David Dass was appointed as a Board Member on 3 February 2009 and his term of appointment has been extended twice until 2 February 2017.
Mr. Dass was a partner at the legal ﬁrm, Shahrizat Rashid & Lee (formerly Rashid & Lee), for over 25 years. He has extensive expertise in conveyancing, banking, construction, joint ventures, privatisation, contracts and corporate law. He has served as a director of several public listed companies and was a Main Board Director of Costain PLC, one of the oldest construction companies in the United Kingdom, between 1997 and 2000. Currently, he continues to do some consultancy work for a law ﬁrm after stepping down from active practice in December 2004.
Mr. Dass was called to the Bar in Malaysia in 1971 and started his legal career in the law firm of Ng Ek Teong & Partners. In 1975, he joined the Institut Teknologi MARA (now known as Universiti Teknologi MARA or UiTM) as a lecturer in law. In June 1977, he went to London to pursue a Masters in Law and returned to legal practice in 1979.
He holds a law degree from the University of Singapore and a Masters in Law (LLM) from Kings College, University of London. He is a Board Member of Montfort Boys Town and is a past President of the Rotary Club of Damansara.