The company’s immense success is attributed to him, in the year 2017, DAMAC emerged top in the notable Forbes Global 2000 list.
Hussain Sajwani was an elite student who attained a government scholarship to study in the United States. He attended the prestigious University of Washington where he graduated with a bachelor’s in Economics and Industrial Engineering.
He commenced his career with the Abu Dhabi Gas industries in 1981. In 1983, he established his catering venture. The firm served many customers amongst them the US military. The investment is still active to date under the name Global Logistics Services.
Hussain Sajwani founded the DAMAC Properties in the year 2002. The firm has since grown to become one of the largest real estate companies in the Middle East. Since its inception, DAMAC has put up over 20,000 apartment units and 45,000 more in their development stages.
DAMAC Properties is famously known for its multi-million projects. The firm developed the Tiger Wood golf course under the Trump Organization. In partnership with Paramount Pictures, the company also developed Paramount Resorts and Hotels.
The DAMAC owner’s reputation is held in high regard. As an accomplished developer and businessman, he has transformed the real estate industry. He is committed to investments in both regional and global markets.
He spends his typical day checking with members of his management team, and he gets updated on the company’s proceedings during this time. Another pivotal point of his day involves the meetings he conducts with his business partners.
In the year 2017, Dubai Future Foundation benefited from the Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation sponsorship. The One Million Arab Coders program was launched by the United Arab Emirates Prime Minister, Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid.
The initiative was meant to offer free software training to the young in Arab. Hussain Sajwani is married and has four children. He currently resides in Dubai. The DAMAC owner has won several awards including the Property CEO of the year in 2017.
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