Abdi Roubeni, a formative personality of the rug industry, died on 16 May 2020 at the age of 87. Roubeni was born in Mashhad (Iran) in 1932 and came to Hamburg in 1958, where he started working in the carpet trade. In 1962 he founded the wholesale company Roubeni + Co., which supplied the German department store chain Karstadt, among others. In 2001 Roubeni founded the wholesale company Tepp Team together with the brothers Djavad and Djavid Mohammadi, until he retired in 2016.
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