1985 to 1994

Younger brother Naseer, a businessman with no record of political involvement, summarily hanged by the Baathist regime having discovered the extent to which Saddam’s half brother, Barzan Ibrham Al-Tikriti, was creating a personal fortune based on corruption and extortion.

Established UK real estate subsidiary, Tucan Investments with more than US$150 million in assets.

Became a British citizen.