Hussain Sajwani is the founder and chairperson of the DAMAC Properties, a global property development company. Sajwani is company has appeared in the Forbes 2017 Global 2000 list of the fastest growing companies. Sajwani is also a month the top four richest Arabs. After graduating from the University of Washington, he kicked off his career as a contracts Manager at GASCO, which is a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil company. In an interview, he said that he worked there for a short time and left to start his own business in catering back in 1982. Hussain Sajwani worked hard to grow his catering business in leaps and bounds to become the market leader with over 200 projects under its management and serving more than 150000 meals a day in several markets. His company serves the Middle East, Africa, CIS, construction sites, army camps, five-star hotels, and onshore/offshore locations and so on.
Hussain Sajwani has made a name for himself in the business world and most importantly, in the United Arab Emirates where he comes from. Once he gained success in the hospitality ventures, he identified an opportunity in the real estate industry especially because there was an influx of foreigners into UAE and they needed accommodation. This is the reason why he started DAMAC Properties.
Some of the projects that Hussain Sajwani (@HussainSajwaniOfficial) has been involved with through DAMAC properties include a Tiger Woods-designed golf course and managed by the Trump Organization. He also has luxury apartments whose interior design is done by Versace and Fendi, luxury villas style by Bugatti as well as Paramount Hotels and Resorts, which he has collaborated with Paramount Pictures. Hussain Sajwani has also made 600 million Euros worth of investments in London via the Aykon London one tower, which is Versace-branded. DAMAC has also sponsored One Million Arab Coders Initiative for the Dubai Future Foundation to provide free software development training for more than a million young Arabs.
Hussain Sajwani has a close working relationship with the US President, Donald Trump. Hussain and his family are a household name in UAE especially for the success of DAMAC Properties. Trump’s two sons were the guest of honour as they opened a Trump-branded Golf complex at the invitation of DAMAC Properties.
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