The Al Ghurair family

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With an estimated fortune of $8bn, Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair and family ranked 86th on Forbes' list of the world's top billionaires.
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The $68m cost to rebrand Mashreqbank was ‘more than worth it’, says Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair.
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Abdul Aziz with Abdullah Al Ghurair. Mashreqbank started out with an initial AED6m investment 40 years ago.
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As the UAE's first National Federal Council speaker, Al Ghurair attends the body's inauguration in February 2007.
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Al Ghurair Group - owned and led by Saif Al Ghurair’s family - owns and manages the upmarket BurJuman Mall in Dubai, which opened in 1991.
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Abdullah Al Ghurair recently signed an agreement to develop a $2.7bn mall within Dubai’s ‘Bawadi’ area.
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