He was born on feb 28,1977 in Baghdad, Iraq and came to the US in 1986. He lived in flint and attended holy redeemer and than st. roberts for grade and middle school. Ammar attended high school at Flint Powers high school and graduated in 1995 than attended U of M flint for one year and then Oakland university in Oakland MI.
Ammar Kattoula started own business in 1995 by purchasing a sunoco gas station located in Harper Woods MI than went on to acquire 3 more sites. He is a subway franchise and a blimpie area developer. He own some real estate on 8 mile in Detroit. He is also the owner of Healing tree wellness center which is a medical marijuana dispensary.