An alumnus of the Judge Business School, Cambridge University and Edinburgh Business School, Dash has been in the startup ecosystem for more than two decades.
Recipient of the US State Department’s prestigious IVLP Fellowship on Entrepreneurship.
Dash currently educates and mentors early-stage entrepreneurs both locally and globally. He facilitates programs on building entrepreneurial expertise and on design thinking.
Dash was the Judge for MIT Review Innovator’s Under 35 and a Founding Board Member of Allied For Startups – A EU Based Policy Group for Startups.
Dash was the Founding Director of a Silicon Valley based accelerator program, The Founder Institute in Western Australia. He ran the Perth chapter for 2 years;
In Malaysia, Dash has organized and run many programs to help early-stage entrepreneurs launch ventures;
Dash is the Founder of StartupMalaysia a company focused on building entrepreneurial expertise.
Together with his Cambridge professor (retired) he founded the Midlife Enterpriser - to help senior level employees transition into entrepreneurship;
He is also currently working on an Entrepreneurship book with a few notable global entrepreneurship thought leaders.