Portrait of Mahrous Bseiso

Hajj Mahrous Afandi bin Mustafa Bseiso (1884-1968) was a Palestinian business magnate, industrialist, and philanthropist. He was born and raised in Jerusalem to the prestigious Bseiso family. At the peak of his career, Mr. Mahrous owned large swaths of land in and around Bi’r Al-Sab’ where he set out to bring industrialization and socio-economic development to that often-overlooked part of Palestine.