Sapri completed his PhD at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia. Sapri was undertaking a research study on dynamic capabilities and industry specific factors that contribute business success in Indonesia. In 2002, Sapri started his Master degree in Project Management at the School of Built Environment, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. During his master study, he got academic awards as best student, and best graduate as well. After the completion of his doctoral program, while maintaining his professional activities at Wiratman Group, Sapri also worked as sessional lecturer for postgraduate project management program at the, University of Indonesia, Jakarta .