Abdul-Khurshid Kadiri, a married man and a father of two had his primary and secondary education in Presbyterian Basic School and Twene Amanfo Secondary Technical School all in Sunyani, the regional capital of the Brong Ahafo Region respectively and was part of the class of 2001. Abdul-Khurshid, is the first of ten children born to both parents. In 2005, he got himself enrolled as a student in the Koforidua Polytechnic where he pursued an HND program in Purchasing and Supply. After his studies, he was attached to the District Stores as national service personnel at the Health Directorate, Mamponteng in the Afigya-Kwabre District in the Ashanti Region. Abdul- Khurshid later moved to the Accra-West Region of Ghana Urban Water Company Limited in 2011 where he started his professional career as a stores assistant and currently with Ghana Technology University College as a Procurement Officer from 2013 and also enrolled on a top up program in Procurement and Logistics which is due completion midyear 2016 with the same institution.