Than obtained Diploma in Management Accounting from London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) in 1999 and he started his career as a lecturer in Management and Accountancy Training limited in Yangon, Myanmar. He completed ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) exams in 2002 and involved in consultancy services to small and medium size companies in Myanmar until 2005. He moved to UK in 2005 and then worked as a lecturer/assessor for professional courses such as AAT, ACCA and CIMA in the LVMT business school in London until 2007 December. In 2006, he admitted as an ACCA member and also obtained Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting from The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). After LVMT, he moved to New London College as a program lead for ACCA and CIMA courses until he joined Oxford Brookes University in 2010 September as a Lecturer in Accounting. He had finished the postgraduate certificate in teaching in higher education (PCTHE) in 2011 from Oxford Brookes University. He also obtained his Bachelor degree in Medicine from University of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar.