CEO & CHAIRMAN
AZIZ KHUDAIRI is CEO and Chairman of Khudairi Group. A seasoned executive and Baghdad native, Mr. Khudairi brings a wealth of management experience, a strong business reputation, and extensive knowledge of Iraq to the company. Prior to founding Khudairi Group in 2004, Mr. Khudairi owned and operated several of the Khudairi family’s businesses in Iraq, including the Nasr Paint Company, which was the largest paint factory in Iraq. In light of the Khudairi Group’s activities in Iraq Mr. Khudairi has been appointed to the US-Iraq Business Dialogue, a high-level bi-lateral trade commission appointed by the US Department of Commerce. He is also an active member of the Iraqi-American Chamber of Commerce and the Iraq Businessmen Union. A former professor at Baghdad University, Mr. Khudairi holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from Baghdad University and a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.
SUBHI KHUDAIRI is President of Khudairi Group. A native of Baghdad, Iraq and currently residing in Dubai, Subhi leads the Dealership, Rentals, and Fast Moving Consumer Goods business units. In 2012, Mr. Khudairi successfully established the regional office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates to strengthen Khudairi Group’s global network of suppliers and partners.
Prior to founding Khudairi Group with his father and brother, Subhi was an Associate Equity Trader at AIM Investments. Subhi earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a concentration in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. Subhi then went on to earn his Master’s in Business Administration from the Jesse H. Jones School of Management at Rice University; while there, he was awarded the Jones Citizenship Award. Subhi currently serves on the board of the International Refugee Assistance Project, a non-profit dedicated to providing free legal representation and advocacy for vulnerable individuals in Iraq.
MOHAMMED KHUDAIRI is a native of Baghdad, Iraq and currently lives in Dubai where he serves as the Executive Vice President and Managing Partner of Khudairi Group. From Dubai, he leads the Engineering, Procurement, & Construction and the Oilfield Supply and Services business units. Mohammed has extensive experience in the areas of project management, operational logistics, international letters of credit, project financing, and a deep knowledge of cultural, political and security conditions within Iraq.
Mohammed founded the Khudairi Group in 2004 along with his father and brother and was closely involved with the company’s early work with the Department of Defense, State Department, USAID, and the US Military in Iraq. Mohammed attended the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business and received a degree in Finance with an additional focus in Middle Eastern Studies. He is actively involved in several non-profit charity organizations, including the Silver Spurs Alumni Association and the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP). He is also the Vice President of the Iraqi Children Foundation.