Moise Safra

About Moise Safra

Birth Day: April 05, 1934
Birth Place: Brazil
Died On: June 15, 2014(2014-06-15) (aged 80)\nSão Paulo, Brazil
Birth Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Banker, philanthropist
Spouse(s): Chella (née Cohen,
Children: Jacob Moise Safra Esther Safra Edmond M. Safra Ezra M. Safra Olga Safra.

Moise Safra Net Worth

Moise Safra was bornon April 05, 1934 in Brazil. Moise Safra, a Brazilian banking billionaire, passed away on June 15, 2014, reportedly due to complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 79. Born into a wealthy Syrian Jewish banking family in Aleppo, Moise sold his half of Brazilian bank Banco Safra plus stakes in other Safra-owned banks in New York, Luxembourg and other locations to his brother, billionaire Joseph Safra, in 2006, for a sum estimated at $2 billion. Joseph and Moise's brother Edmond, who died in 1999 in an apparent arson attack at his Monte Carlo penthouse, had a separate multibillion-dollar fortune, part of which he left to his wife, Lily Safra. Moise Safra made news in 2013 when he reportedly partnered with Chinese real estate billionaire Zhang Xin to acquire a 40% stake in the General Motors Building in midtown Manhattan. The deal valued the property at $3.4 billion. Moise is survived by his wife, Chella Cohen Safra, and five children: Jacob, Azuri, Edmundo, Esther and Olga.
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💰 Net worth: $2.2 Billion

2010 $2.3 Billion
2011 $2.4 Billion
2012 $2.4 Billion
2013 $2.4 Billion
2014 $2.2 Billion
2018 $2.2 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1934

Moise Safra was born on April 5, 1934, into a family of affluent Jewish Bankers, in Aleppo, Syria. The family's history in banking originated with caravan trade between Alexandria and Constantinople during the Ottoman Empire. The family relocated to Beirut after the Second World War as Beirut was home to an already thriving Jewish community. Eventually, the Safras decided to move to Brazil in 1952. In 1955, Moise's 23-year-old brother, Edmond Safra, and their Father, Jacob Safra, started working in Brazil by financing letters of credit for trade in São Paulo.

2014

He died on June 14, 2014, reportedly from heart failure at the age of 80.