Ahmed was born and raised in Iraq, where he studied to become a vet. He moved to the United States in 2014 and continued working in the veterinary field for another two years. He then graduated with a master's degree in business administration from High Point University. One of his professors at the university encouraged him to join the Furnitureland South family, which he did in early 2017. Ahmed focuses on getting to know his customers first, long before the selection process begins, to make their visit easy, fun and successful. Ahmed is a huge soccer player and spends whatever spare time he has out on the pitch. He also enjoys swimming and spending time with his friends.