Executive Management

Through the leadership of its talented team members and its best-in-class business units, Khudairi Group seeks to help rebuild Iraq and improve the quality of life for all Iraqis.


Aziz Khudairi
CEO and Chairman of Khudairi Group

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—the largest paint factory in Iraq. In light of the Khudairi Group’s activities in Iraq, the U.S.-Iraq Business Initiative (USIBI) appointed Mr. Khudairi to its high-level bi-lateral trade commission, a part of the U.S. Chamber 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
President of Khudairi Group

SUBHI KHUDAIRI is President of Khudairi Group. A native of Baghdad and currently residing in Dubai, Subhi leads the Dealership, Rentals, and Fast Moving Consumer Goods business units. In 2012, Subhi 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 refugees.


Mohammed Khudairi
Managing Partner of Khudairi Group

MOHAMMED KHUDAIRI is a native of Baghdad and currently serves in Dubai as the Executive Vice President and Managing Partner of Khudairi Group. Mohammed leads the Engineering, Procurement, & Construction and the Oilfield Supply and Services business units. Mohammed has extensive experience in project management, operational logistics, international letters of credit, and project financing; he also possesses a deep knowledge of the 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 initial work with the Department of Defense, State Department, USAID, and the U.S. Armed Forces in Iraq. Mohammed attended the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business and received a degree in Finance with a focus in Middle Eastern Studies. He is actively involved in several non-profit organizations, including the Silver Spurs Alumni Association and the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP). He also serves as the Vice President of the Iraqi Children Foundation.


  • ARIN PINTO – Director of AKDNC

  • SAMEER KHUDAIRI – Deputy Managing Director of AKDNC


  • FIRAS ALRUBAYE – Managing Director for AKRC and AKDPC (Central & South Iraq)

  • MOHAMMED DULAIMI – Deputy Managing Director for AKRC (Central and South Iraq)


  • SURA KHUDAIRI – Director of ANTC

  • OMAR AL KARKHI – General Manager of ANTC

  • MOHAMMED KHALDOUN – AZKU Oil and Gas Director