Founded in 1999, and was one of the first such establishments in Iraq. Before this date, it was banned for Iraqis to represent any foreign company.
Al ASSAD is a family run business; it is run by a couple with their daughter and son, The husband is a qualified surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland while the wife and daughter are both qualified pharmacists, the son is a dentist. In addition to this family, AL ASSAD has a very dedicated and enthusiastic staff who behaves and is treated as part of the family, which undoubtedly gives them a tremendous drive and will to get a job well done.
The general manager Dr. Firas Hilmi (F.R.C.S.I) served in many teaching hospitals in Iraq for twenty-three years. He was a member or chairman of many technical purchasing committees in the ministry of health (KIMADIA). During the last twenty years, he served as director-general in the ministry of health and was a director of many hospitals in Baghdad before he resigned in the year 2000 to manage AL ASSAD company with his wife full time.
The director Dr. Buthaina Al Ammin is a qualified pharmacist, and she had her private pharmacy for fifteen years in Baghdad in a very central location before Al ASSAD Was established.
The daughter is a young enthusiastic pharmacist and highly skilled marketing and sales director. She is currently responsible for vendors and contract coordination. The son is a professional dentist accountable for the supply chain manager and sales representative. He is working very hard to manage the dental department in our establishment.