Hussain Sajwani is the founder and also serves as the chairman of the DAMAC Properties, an international development company. Mr. Hussain went to the University of Washington, after which he began his career. He started by working at a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company GASCO where he served as the contracts manager. He worked with the subsidiary for a while, after which he began his own business by establishing his catering venture back in the year 1982.
From its establishment, the catering venture has significantly grown, and currently it’s a market leader as it serves over 150000 meals to its markets in Africa, the Middle East, and the CIS among others on daily basis. Currently, the company is managing over 200 projects and also offers their services to army campsites, five- star hotels, construction sites and various institutions of education. They also provide services such as manpower supply and management of a camp.
According to CNBC, Hussain Sajwani founded the DAMAC Properties back in the year 2002. The company is ranked among the leading property development company in the entire Middle East. Since its establishment, the company has been able to develop over nineteen thousand apartments. Back in the year 2015, the company got listed on the Dubai financial Market.
Mr. Hussain Sajwani is hoping to expand his relationship with the Trump Organization, which is a real estate firm owned by the president of America, Donald Trump. Trump and Sajwani together celebrated the eve of the New Year. According to Sajwani, his relationship ties with Donald Trump are far way above the fact that he is an elected president. He added that Trumps children are all involved in the real estate business and he is very confident that under their leadership, everything will be okay in terms of developing their business relations.
Hussain Sajwani is a married man living with the wife and four children in Dubai. Throughout his career, he has received several awards including the Arabian Business Real Estate Awards and the CEO Middle East Awards naming him as the property CEO of the Year 2017, and also ranking him position 15 on the Hotelier Power 50.