Islam has over 11 years of health and safety experience in high-risk industries including construction, oil and gas, and primary aluminum with various Fortune 500 companies. He specializes in culture change and is currently completing a Ph.D. in organizational health and well-being at Lancaster University in the UK. He is a chartered member of several health and safety bodies and is currently the Chair of the UAE Branch of IOSH, the world’s largest safety membership organization. His charismatic speaking style earns him occasional invitations to speak at regional conferences and forums.