Muscat – The UAE businessman Majid al Futtaim passed away on Friday, according to a statement from the company he founded – Majid Al Futtaim Group that operates in different countries across the Middle East and North Africa, including Oman.
‘We are deeply saddened to announce that our beloved founder, Majid al Futtaim, passed away on December 17, 2021. He was a visionary entrepreneur who transformed the face of business in the entire region and his lifetime achievements have been an inspiration for many, and particularly for us at the Majid Al Futtaim group of companies, which was built around his clear sense of purpose and an unwavering vision,’ the company said in a statement.
It stated that Futtaim believed wholeheartedly in robust, world-class private sector institutions and the role they should play in driving sustainable economic growth and human development.
‘His legacy lives on in Majid Al Futtaim’s business and culture, which will continue to create outstanding businesses, and exceptional destinations.’