Professor Dr. Quamrul Hasan has a Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Kyoto University, Japan (1992). Currently he is a Visiting Professor at School of Technology Management and Logistics, College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia since August 2014. Prior to establishing his own consulting business firm-Bioinnovare Co., Ltd. (an international business development consulting company based in Kobe, Japan in 2009), Prof. Dr. Quamrul Hasan was a Professor at Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, a national graduate university in Ishikawa, Japan (2001-2005). He also worked for Procter & Gamble Company as an R&D Scientist and R&D Manager (1994-2001). A Japanese national, Dr. Hasan permanently lives in Kobe, Japan with his family since 1994. Some of the key achievements of Prof. Dr. Quamrul Hasan are: 1. Professional biotechnologist with more than 25 years of experience in both research and technology innovation management (in Japan and USA). 2. Highly skilled in the design and execution of complex research studies for a fundamental understanding of the issues involved in technology development for consumer, cosmetics and medical and food diagnostics products. 3. Extensively experienced in both multi-cultural and Japanese business and academic settings. 4. Experienced in the management of university-industry R&D collaboration projects in Japan and USA. 5. Invented, co-developed and successfully launched a new-to-the-world health-care product, from original idea and laboratory test to prototyping and field-test. Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has marketed this product-Febreze Allergen/House Dust Reducer. He was given the P&G Innovation award in 1999. 6. Authored more than 25 articles in peer-reviewed international journals/book chapters, and holder of 2 US patents (owned by P&G). 7. Presented as an invited speakers in more than 20 international conferences, and chaired more than 10 conference technical sessions. 8. Professional member of the Institute of Food Technologists, Chicago, USA