Minister of Communications, Senior Advisor
Ministry of Communications, Federal Government of Iraq
Dr Nadhim Lafta Khshjwri has more than fifteen years’ experience in the mobile network industry, having worked in the design, planning and installation of more than three thousand radio sites in Europe and the Middle East.
Dr Khshjwri specialises in communications security, project management, planning and improving the modeling of a network and in 2G, 3G and HSDPA. He also has experience working on solutions for coverage in the interior of buildings, alongside practical experience in the standards of 3GP etc.
He has held a number of posts including; Associate Dean for Al Iraq University in Basra, Head of Communications Department and has worked for the Media Commission in Baghdad.
Between 2007 and 2014 he was a technical Adviser for Nokia Siemens (Middle East), with projects in the UAE, Bahrain and Iraq. Between 2005 and 2007 he worked as a consultant for NEC Ltd in the UK. Between 2003 and 2005 he worked for Vodafone being responsible for improving the third-generation UMTS modeling.
Between 1999 and 2004 he worked for ITT Communications in Canterbury, UK. Then between 1996 and 1999 he worked for Al-Furqan Foundation as the Director of the Electronic Network.
He graduated in Electronics & Communications from the University of Kent, UK, holds a PhD in Philosophy and an MSC from the University of Greenwich, UK. In 1996 he received his BSC from the University of Greenwich, UK in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
In 2000 he became a Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (MIEEE) and is also a Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and a member of Engineering and Technology MIET.