Manar AlObaidy

Manar is the CEO of AWAL Consultants. He is a senior executive with 20+ years results-driven experience in management consultancy, research, analysis & advisory with a particular focus on Iraq.

Manar AlObaidy has a long experience in the Iraqi market mainly in the mobile handset business market. He played a leading role in setting up large corporations  with 200+ employees throughout Iraq including a long term strategy, plans and objectives of these companies. He also analyzes the Iraqi market through many researches and studies focusing on Iraqi consumer behavior and psychology.  His relations with big multinational companies like Samsung, Huawei, Sony, OPPO, Mercedes Benz give him the ability to balance between these companies strategy in Iraq and customer needs and get the knowhow of introducing Iraqi market to the international companies . Manar has over a dozen of research, analysis and forecasts in different sectors including communication, banking, and automotive.



Commercial Director• Iraq • BCI group


Market Research and consultancy• Iraq • Al-khezana group


Commercial Director• Iraq • Huawei Handset


General Manager• Iraq • JIBAL Information technology Samsung Handset distributor


MSc. Degree Communication Engineering, Baghdad