Hussain Sajwani is an astute businessman, inventor, philanthropist and a loving father of four children. He was born in 1956 to a conservative family in Dubai. According to his earliest biography, Hussain harbored entrepreneurial spirit from his tender age. His unwavering interest in the business is believed to have developed when he managed his father’s watch shop even though he was rather too young to understand basic business concepts. Today, Hussain is a real estate mogul. He is the Founder of Damac Properties and also a valued member of the Board of various institutions that include JUNO Online, Majan University College, and Emirates Takaful Company in Abu Dhabi.
To sharpen his entrepreneurial skills, DAMAC owner attended the University of Washington where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. After his university education, Sajwani secured a job with GASCO, a unit of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. After one year, Hussain started his first company, which focused on catering products and services. The catering company grew from a tiny entity and is today a market leader with a huge client base millions of admirers. Later on, Sajwani decided to venture into construction field and started a firm that established several hotels to accommodate the growing number of foreigners visiting the Emirates.
In 2002, the government of Dubai decided to abolish the policy that hindered foreigners from owning property in the country. Sajwani saw this as a market gap and an opportunity to strengthen DAMAC Properties, which is now the largest property development company in the UAE. Sajwani’s proficiency has been a key driver of the company’s success. Under Sajwani’s leadership, Damac has established outstanding properties in partnership with some of the leading real estate companies in the world. For instance, Hussain worked with The Trump Organization to create trump-branded golf courses at Damac’s Akoya projects.
Hussain is a firm believer in youth entrepreneurship. For this reason, he has been making generous donations to initiatives that help young people to make it in the world of business. Besides, Hussain Sajwani family has established strong networks and close relationships with respectable investors and global leaders for business and philanthropic purposes.
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admin June 23, 2017
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