Director General, President of Iraq Office
Iraq Presidency, Federal Government of Iraq
Dr Khalid Al-Yaqoobi is General Director at the Iraqi Presidency Office. From 2008 – 2016 he was adviser at the Iraqi Presidency Office and between 2001 – 2008 he was Adviser for Regional Affairs at high level security committees at the Iraqi National Security Council. He has also worked as a consulting engineer and has over 14 year’s maritime experience at the Iraqi Trade Navy Fleet and international private companies.
Dr. Al-Yacoobi frequently participates in conferences, summits, and political and security symposiums. He has studied Maritime Engineering at the Arabian Gulf Academy for Maritime Studies, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in political Science from the University of Baghdad, a master’s Degree in Strategic Planning for National Security from the National Defence College as well as a PhD in International and Diplomatic Relations.