Khalid bin Mahfouz

Khalid bin Mahfouz

Born Dec 26, 1949

Khalid bin Mahfouz was a wealthy Saudi Arabian businessman residing in Ireland. He was accused of supporting al-Qaeda. As of 2002, he was believed to be confined in a hospital in Taif by Saudi authorities. He died on August 16, 2009 of a heart attack.… Read More

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1949 Birth Born on December 26, 1949.


1990 40 Years Old In 1990 Khalid bin Mahfouz acquired Irish citizenship through inward-investment procedures.


2002 52 Years Old There have been numerous allegations that Khalid bin Mahfouz has been named a terrorist financier by the United Nations. The controversy springs from a report prepared by French investigator Jean-Charles Brisard and his research agency, the JCB Consulting Group, for the President of the Security Council of the United Nations in December 2002. … Read More
2006 56 Years Old Bin Mahfouz was married with three children. His personal net worth was $3.2 billion in 2006, making him one of the richest people in the world at the time; his family fortune was estimated to have been worth over $4 billion. … Read More
2008 58 Years Old With a personal wealth estimated to be around $3.2 billion, Bin Mahfouz ranked 24th in Arabian Business magazine’s list of the world’s most influential Arabs in 2008. In the same year, Bin Mahfouz ranked number 214 in Forbes Billionaires List After the September 2001 terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, in which 15 of the 19 hijackers were Saudis, considerable suspicion fell on Saudi financiers and charities as sources of financing for terrorism. … Read More


2009 60 Years Old Died on August 16, 2009.
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