Muhammad Imran was born in January 1979 and received his BS Chemical Engineering in 2002 from Punjab University Lahore. Till 2004, Imran worked as a Process Engineer at Packages Limited (a pulp, paper, & packaging company). He then moved on to complete his MS (2006) and PhD (2010) in Chemical Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST), South Korea. After his PhD, he served University Technology Malaysia and King Saud University as a faculty member before joining SABIC in 2013. To his credit, there are several publications in high impact journals along with international conference proceedings.