Hussain Sajwani a graduate of the University of Washington, and the founder and Chairman of global property development company DAMAC Properties, he is also one of the pioneers of the real estate market expansion in Dubai.
In the mid-90’s, he saw an opportunity for people transacting business and built several hotels to accommodate the growing number of people flowing into the emirate to do business and trade.
Being the eldest son of a family of 5 children from a middle-class family in Dubai, his interest in started when he visited his father’s watch shop, it was here that his entrepreneur intentions were aroused.
After completing his studies, he began his career as a Contracts Manager in GASCO, and after a short period, he established his catering venture. The catering division has grown from strength to strength and today is a market leader. In 2002, he identified the market opportunity and established DAMAC Properties. He lives in Dubai with his wife and four children.
DAMAC Properties with the leadership of Hussain Sajwani has grown to be one of the largest property development companies in the Middle East. It engages in the development of residential, leisure, and commercial properties around Dubai and the Middle East. It also invests in real estate projects and is listed with shares traded on the Dubai Financial Market. Learn more about Hussein Sajwani: https://www.damacproperties.com/en/media-centre/press-releases/damac-properties-inaugurates-trump-international-golf-club-dubai
DAMAC Properties has joined forces with other property development companies that include Tiger Woods designed golf course managed by The Trump Organization, lavished apartments by Italian fashion houses Versace and Fendi and grand villas styled by Bugatti.
Hussain Sajwani still associates DAMAC Properties with food business not to remind him of his business expertise but to also serve as his ability to make friends.
DAMAC owner Hussain Sajwani and President Donald Trump have enhanced relationship beyond business. The two collaborated on the Trump International Golf Club, where luxury villas have racked up almost $2 billion in sales. They celebrated New Year’s Eve together.
DAMAC Properties’ owner Hussain Sajwani is not only an investor but also a philanthropist. Hussain Sajwani family has contributed towards charities. He also has a particular interest in initiatives that encourage youths towards entrepreneur and innovation shaping their career paths.