How big an ego do you need to etch your name in letters so large that it’s visible from space?
Pretty large methinks. Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan is a 63 year old billionaire belonging to the Abu Dhabi ruling family. He owns the island with the inscription, Al Futaisi.
The guy has a history of grandiosity. He once constructed a pyramid. In a sign of our times, he did not use it to venerate relatives. Instead, he uses it as a garage for 200 cars.
The original story is here.