Mahir Pradana currently works as a lecturer in Business Administration at Telkom University, Bandung. After obtaining his bachelor degree in Management Science from Universitas Padjadjaran, he pursued his master degree in Business Administration at Universitat Bern, Switzerland. While living in Switzerland, he was chosen as the chief of Perhimpunan Pelajar Indonesia (PPI) Swiss. Besides working on academic papers, Mahir also has a life in creative writing. Now, he is a PhD student at Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Spain.