The current chairman of DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani has seen his businesses thrive and become a success. Upon graduating from the University of Washington, he secured a job which at GASCO as a contracts manager. He got an urge of starting his own business which he did. He quit his job and started his own venture in the catering sector.
He has had success in his businesses. His catering business worked with the US Army during the first Iraq War. Later on, he identified a market in real estate. Hussain Sajwani took the bold step and decided to venture into it starting with building a 38-story building under DAMAC Properties. Amazingly, the units were all sold out even before he began construction.
DAMAC Properties has been involved in a series of projects in global cities such as Dubai, Abu Dhabi, London and so many more. The company is based in Dubai and even has a slot at the Dubai Financial Market. DAMAC is a publicly listed company. Its primary operations are in property development: commercial, leisure and luxurious ones. Learn more: http://www.arabianbusiness.com/the-world-richest-arabs-2014-574217.html?view=profile&itemid=574179#.WHgeI2QrIUs
Hussain Sajwani has had extensive connections with other influential people. One such example is their long-lasting relationship with Donald Trump. Early in February 2017, they launched the Trump International Golf Course Dubai. There is the Trump World Golf Course whose designing task was taken care of by Tiger Woods, is scheduled to open in late 2018.
Ever since DAMAC Properties came into existence, Hussain Sajwani has been able to see its growth to one of the largest property development firms in the Middle East. Hussain Sajwani has appeared in Forbes list of one of the wealthiest billionaires, ranking #5 in the Middle East and #507 globally in 2017. Sajwani has been aggressive and has realized that networking is the secret towards having a successful business.
The father of four is a successful businessman who is not yet done and continues to thrive in the business. He has been in a series of philanthropic work over the years. Most significantly, he was involved in the Ramadan Initiative whose sole purpose is providing clothes to the underprivileged children.