Ehud Arye Laniado, 65, was having the procedure done at a posh clinic on the Champs-Elysees when he suffered a heart attack after a substance was injected into his penis.
In a clinic in Paris, a billionaire diamond trader developed complications and died while undergoing surgery on penis enlargement.
The heart attack was fatal for the Belgian – Israeli dual national,
The company of Laniado, Omega Diamonds, based in the Belgian city of Antwerp, confirmed that he had passed away.
According to an old friend, Laniado was always insecure about his body. The friend who wished to remain anonymous said that Laniado, who was short in stature, was “always focused on his appearance and how others perceived him”.
The friend also stated that the only time Laniado forgot about his short height was when he asked his accountant to read his bank statement, something he did several times a day.
Laniado reportedly owned the most expensive penthouse in Monaco worth over £ 30 million, as well as a house in Bel Air’s plush LA suburb where he loved to drink Chateau Margaux bottles with models and celebrities, according to Mirror UK.