Egyptian serial Entrepreneur and Philanthropist: Onsi Sawiris Death | Obituary – Dead | Onsi Sawiris Cause of Death

Mr. Onsi Sawiris. He died in El Gouna, Egypt at the age of 90. Born in 1930, was a renowned Egyptian serial entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Mr. Sawiris founded his first construction company in Egypt at the age of 20. The company was nationalized in 1961 and he later traveled to Libya to relaunch his business.
Mr. Sawiris returned to Egypt in 1976 and founded Orascom. Alongside his sons, he ventured in building materials, heavy industry, real estate, telecommunication, and technology. Today, these companies have over 120,000 employees globally.

In 2001, Mr. Sawiris and his wife, Yousriya, established the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development. The Foundation works in cooperation with civil society, private sector, and governmental agencies to implement sustainable solutions to alleviate poverty and social and economic exclusion in Egypt. The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship program was also established to sponsor the education of talented Egyptian students at renowned universities across the globe.

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We are immensely sad to about the passing away of Onsi Sawiris. This was made known through several notices that we came across through the social media on June 29, 2021.

We mourn with the family of Onsi Sawiris for this great loss. We are truly sorry to hear of the loss this promising being. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort you. Please receive our heartfelt condolences.

Cause of Death

Onsi Sawiris cause of death has never been made public. We will surely update this news as soon as we are able to get more information regarding this.


Friends, Family and loved ones are extremely sad and currently grieving as the news of Onsi Sawiris death was made known to the public.

For every start of a journey, there must be an end. The journey of the deceased has sadly come to an end on earth. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult. We are very saddened to hear of your recent loss.

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