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Corporate figure Mustapha Kamal dies

Corporate figure Mustapha Kamal dies

KUALA LUMPUR: Renowned corporate figure Tan Sri Mustapha Kamal Abu Bakar (pix) died today. He was 73.

His daughter Felina said Mustapha Kamal died of old age at the National Heart Institute at 7.45 am.

She said her father’s remains arrived at their Petaling Jaya home at 10.15 am for funeral arrangements and will be buried at Bukit Kiara Muslim cemetery after zohor prayers.

Mustapha Kamal, who was born in Kampung Changkat, Pusing, Perak, was once nicknamed the ‘affordable housing king’ because he was responsible for developing more than 12,000 low-cost houses in Selangor and Perak.

He was the founder of property developer EMKAY Group that offers affordable housing. — Bernama