Born in 1954 in the United Arab Emirates, Hussain Sajwani has grown to be a remarkable business owner and investor who has seized every opportunity there is in real estate. Sajwani earned his degree from the University of Washington before starting the journey of entrepreneurship.
Hussain is the founder and the Chairman of DAMAC properties that was founded in 2002 to cater for the rising need for luxurious properties in the Middle East. Today, the Company has been able to provide more than 21,000 units and has 44,000 ongoing projects in its portfolio.
DAMAC is the leading real estate company that serves hundred if the country. Its ownership type is public joint stock while Dubai is where most of the shares are traded. Sajwani has collaborated with several renowned brands in the development of property including the Trump Organization that is a great investor in DAMAC. Other brands include Just Cavalli, Tiger Woods, famous Italian Versace, Bugatti and many more.
Hussain Sajwani (@hussainsajwani) began his career as a manager at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s Subsidiary called GASCO. After that, he went into hospitality and catering where he established a line of catering services. This business served onshore and offshore 5-star hotel locations, campsites, educational centers, and army camps.
With the increasing demand for good hotels in the Middle East for most business meetings, DAMAC Owner Hussain was inspired to build hotels. DAMAC serves large cities like Dubai, Beirut, Amman, Muscat, Jeddah, and London. It employs more than 2,000 as one of Hussain’s philanthropic acts of giving back to the community.
Apart from that, according to ebizine.com, Hussain Sajwani has supported charity establishments and projects, especially in Dubai by starting the Dubai One Million Foundation to fund software developers all over the Middle East. He has contributed $5 million to help clothe children across the world that are less fortunate.
Hussain Sajwani is not only a successful businessman but also a dedicated and loving father of four and husband. He has taught his children to walk in his path, and one of his daughters got married, a wedding that was attended by most delegates including Trump’s sons.