Jassem Al-Kharafi whose name is written in Arabic as جاسم محمد عبدالمحسن الخرافي was a Kuwaiti billionaire business man who was the speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly from 1999 to 2011.
Jassem Al-Kharafi was born in Kuwait City in 1940, the son of Mohammed Abdul Mohsen Al-Kharafi, the founder of M. A. Kharafi & Sons.
Al-Kharafi studied Business Administration at the Manchester Trade Faculty in Kuwait and was director of M. A. Kharafi & Sonsbefore being elected to the National Assembly in 1975.
He affiliated with the liberal deputies and was regarded as a pro-government liberal. However, Al-Kharafi has broken with the royal family on occasion through his views that against some of the ruling Al-Sabah family, and in July 2006 vigorously denounced the Israeli attacks on Lebanon saying that the war would “turn us all into terrorists”.
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The family he came from ,the Al-Kharafi’s family is wealthy. To testify to this, his brother Nasser was listed by Forbes as one of the richest people in the world. His sister, Faiza, was rector of Kuwait University. The University of Tirana on 7 October 2011 gave him an Honoris Causa title.
Net Worth of Jassem Al-Kharafi of Kuwait
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