Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair
He is the CEO of Mashreq Group, the speaker of the Federal National Council, and the chairman of Masafi; and that is just the start of the billionaire’s portfolio.
February 15, 2009 3:10 by Aarti Nagraj
Last year, Al Ghurair also met up another politician looking for investment in his country, Massoud Barzani The president of Iraq’s Kurdish government, Barzani, met up with Al Ghurair in Iraq, urging UAE businessmen to invest in tourism, civil aviation, infrastructure and real estate in Kurdistan. He also promised to provide them with complete support.
The leader of the Kurdish Democratic Party, Barzani was elected president in 2005, and, interestingly, was born on the same day that his party was founded – August 16th, 1946.