In 1965, Hisham Munir and Associates began
designing the first headquarters for the Iraqi Reinsurance Company, the largest reinsurance company in Iraq. The company's offices were set to occupy the two most distinctive floors of the building, which also included an auditorium and private restaurant and recreational spaces and shops in addition to the office facilities.
Hisham Munir & Assoc. "Iraqi Reinsurance Co." In Hisham Munir & Assoc. Baghdad-Iraq. Project portfolio, Hisham Munir & Assoc., Printed by Remzi Est, Baghdad, [undated, ca. 1960s.]
Sketch of Kulani Square (ساحة الخلاني) in Baghdad showing (clockwise from the top) the Industrial Bank, Iraqi Reinsurance Company, Ministry of Commerce, Baghdad Civic Center, Rafidain Bank, and Red Crescent Building