Hussain Sajwani is the founder and current Chief Executive Officer of DAMAC Group. The exemplary entrepreneur has been running the company since 2002 which has managed to lure so many clients across the globe. DAMAC Properties has its headquarters in UAE, Dubai.
Role at DAMAC Group
Before realizing his business potential, Hussain Sajwani attained his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering at the University of Washington. He then began to venture in real estate projects where he later founded DAMAC Properties which continued to offer residential, commercial, and leisure properties to clients in Dubai and across the Middle East. DAMAC owner was able to maximize on the idea that the government of Dubai permitted foreigners to buy properties. As such, the entrepreneur focused his business on the non-Emiratis clientele.
Projects that Hussain Sajwani and DAMAC have worked with
Since the 1980s, the entrepreneur engaged himself in the catering industry. In 1991, DAMAC owner was able to offer the US Army with quality food during the Iraqi war. In 2002, he decided to change his career goals, and as a result shifted to the real estate business. With Hussain Sajwani’s leadership, DAMAC Properties has maintained catering as part of its operations after launching its hospitality division in 2011. The company aims expanding its service to different countries including Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey.
His relationship with the current US President
The billionaire has expanded his businesses in the West, and as a result collaborated with President Donald Trump in some of the ventures. The duo collaboratively constructed the International Gold Club which has luxury villas that are worth billions of dollars. On the New Year’s Eve, the US president mentioned prominent entrepreneurs and partners in Florida and it happened that DAMAC owner was among the top in the list.
Hussain Sajwani philanthropic aids
Hussain Sajwani has participated in various charitable events. In 2013, for instance, the generous entrepreneur donated up to $2 million which was aimed at supporting children who lack clothing, shelter, and other basic needs. His contributions have also been severally in Dubai to support youths with their education. He remains one of the celebrated leaders across the globe.