AZM Anas, known to his friends as Abu, is an economic editor with Dhaka-based business daily The Financial Express.
Abu also writes for a range of international trade publications and online news portals. Earlier in his career, he worked for The Independent and The New Nation, where he covered business and foreign affairs.
Among his national and international honors, he counts the Best Economic Reporting Award in Bangladesh, UN Press Fellowship, Jefferson Fellowship, and Developing Asia Journalism Award. He has a master’s degree in English Literature.