1. So, according to the rating, the magazine ARABIAN BUSINESS, palm held in 2007 went to Abdulaziz Al Ghurair. Net profit for the year 2007 – U.S. $ 8 billion. Business – Banking and Finance. Abdulaziz Al Ghurair belongs to a network of banks Mashreq Bank, which finances one of the leading giants in the field of real estate development in the UAE – the company EMAAR. A fan of extreme sports, Abdulaziz Al Ghurair is trying to be all over example for their children.
"I want to teach their children to be careful in life, but do not be afraid of, in any case not be afraid." Bank, founded forty years ago by his father, Abdullah Al Ghurair with registered capital of 1.6 million U.S. is now a financial giant, is the fifth largest bank in the UAE. It was the first bank in the UAE, has offered the services of its customers and ATM bank cards. Today, investment Bank's interests extend across the Middle East. This is Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Libya, Lebanon, Sudan and South Asia. The family also owns several major shopping centers in the country, one of which is Al Ghurair Centre in Dubai.
2. No. 2 in the ranking of the richest families in the country in 2007 is a family Gargash. Net income families over the past year totaled $ 5 billion. Jobs – retail, banking and finance. As early as 1918 was one of the ancestors Gargash – Haji Ali Abdullah Gargash laid the foundation for becoming a leading name in the title in the region of the Firm.