Mansour Ojjeh

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Mansour Akram Ojjeh (25 September 1952 – 6 June 2021) (Arabic: مَنْصُور أَكْرَم عُجَّة, romanized: Manṣūr ʾAkram ʿUjjah) was a French Saudi Arabian-born[1] businessman. He owned part of TAG. Ojjeh was the CEO of TAG, which owns 14.32% of the McLaren Group. He also owned 10% of the upmarket jewellers Asprey and Garrard.[2]

In late 2013, Ojjeh had a double lung transplant after suffering with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.[3]

Ojjeh died on 6 June 2021, at the age of 68.[4][5]

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  1. "Mansour Ojjeh". RichList 2012. Archived from the original on 27 February 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  2. Reece, Damian (13 July 2003). "The billionaire widow toying with Cordiant". The Telegraph. Retrieved 6 July 2012.
  3. Noble, Jonathan. "McLaren shareholder Mansour Ojjeh recovering from lung transplant". autosport.com. Retrieved 17 November 2016.
  4. McLaren Racing announces death of shareholder Mansour Ojjeh, 68
  5. "Mansour Ojjeh, 25 September 1952 - 6 June 2021". www.mclaren.com. 2021-06-06. Retrieved 2021-06-06.