Who was Adnan Khashoggi?

Khashoggi was educated at Victoria College in Alexandria, Egypt,and the American universities California State University, Chico, Ohio State University, and Stanford University. Adnan Khashoggi left his studies in order to seek his fortune in business.Khashoggi’s early years were spent among some of Saudi Arabia’s most influential figures. “While attending school he met Hussein bin Talal, the future King of Jordan. It was at school that Khashoggi first learned the commercial value of facilitating a deal, bringing together a Libyan classmate whose father wanted to import towels with an Egyptian classmate whose father manufactured towels, earning US$1,000 for the introduction.