Ariful Islam is an ongoing PhD candidate at the Department of Business Management, Putra Business School (PBS). Putra Business School (PBS) is a leading business school accredited by AACSB. He spent the early part of his career in IT/Telecom before transitioning to academia segment. His recent research focuses embrace topics such as Sustainable Development, Entrepreneurship, Arts and Humanities, Qualitative Social Research and Quantitative Social Research. His scholarly works published in different reputed international journals. His current project endeavour is ‘PhD thesis based on sustainable/strategic entrepreneurship practices among Malaysian entrepreneurs’. Arif also has presented several insightful research papers and attended scholastic events in a number of regions.