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Kuwaiti businessman Mustafa Boodai dies at 77
October 19, 2013, 4:42 pm

Kuwaiti business icon Mustafa Jassim Boodai passed away on Friday at the age of 77 after a life full of contributions to the local banking, investment and insurance sectors.

Boodai contributed significantly to supporting his country's national economy through his commitment to developing and expanding the role of privately-owned businesses.

His expertise in the Kuwaiti stock market and leading positions on the boards of several companies helped cement his reputation.
Of these positions was the 20-year membership of the board of the National Bank of Kuwait (1965-1986), in addition to leading positions in Kuwaiti European Holdings (1971), Investcorp and Kuwait Insurance Company

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