Hussain Sajwani is a prominent UAE national. He is well known for his business exploits in the real estate industry. He is the chairman and founder of an international property development company, DAMAC Properties. The DAMAC owner is a graduate of the University of Washington. After graduating, he started his career by working as a contracts manager for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s subsidiary, GASCO. Read more:Hussain Sajwani | Forbes and Hussain Sajwani | Newksira
Hussain Sajwani served in the corporation for a short time before instituting his own venture, a food business in 1982. He worked with different people across the world, including the Gulf, Bosnia, and Somalia. Hussain Sajwani’s catering company worked closely with leading American companies like Bechtel. Notably, the business is still part of the DAMAC Group’s operations. This company serves as a reminder of his first business.
He is among the first businessmen to pioneer Dubai’s property market expansion. In the 90s, Hussain Sajwani built a number of hotels to accommodate the people who were coming to the emirates to trade. In 2002, Sajwani identified a market opportunity and incorporated DAMAC Properties. The firm is regarded as one of the premier property development companies in the Middle East.
His know-how in property development ranges from marketing, finance, sales, and administration. His transformative leadership has played a pivotal role in the success of the company. Presently, the company is undertaking multiple projects in the major cities of the world, including Doha, Dubai, Beirut, Abu Dhabi, London, Riyadh, and Jeddah. Learn more about Hussain Sajwani: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kerryadolan/2016/03/01/the-donald-of-dubai-hussain-sajwani-interview/#1b049a722f15
His firm has a workforce of 2,000 employees. Additionally, its shares are traded on the Dubai Financial Market. The publicly listed corporation has a remarkable record of success in luxury property development. To date, DAMAC Properties has delivered more than 16,800 homes.
The shrewd businessman has made huge success in the international equity and financial markets. Notably, Hussain Sajwani has partnered with President Donald Trump, long before he became president, to establish two golf courses.
The first golf course, The Trump International Golf Course Dubai, was opened in February 2017. The two real estate experts have a close relationship that extends beyond their businesses.
Both families maintain cordial relations. In his New Year eve speech, President Trump said that Hussain Sajwani family are the most beautiful people. Hussain Sajwani intends to do more business with the Trumps, through his children, as working with the president will amount to conflict of interest.