Hussain Sajwani is the founder and CEO of DAMAC Properties. Sajwani founded DAMAC Properties in the year 2002. DAMAC Properties is a premier real estate company that is headquartered in Dubai. The company is famously known for its extravagant properties that are spread across the UAE and the glamorous marketing incentives that it offers.
Sajwani Career History Leading to His Current Role at DAMAC Properties
Hussain Sajwani attended the University of Washington where he pursued a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering. Sajwani capitalized on the fact that foreigners in Dubai are allowed to own properties and as a result founded DAMAC which is engaged in real estate development for commercial, residential and leisure properties in UAE.
Sajwani has also been involved in the food business. In 1991 he was contracted to provide the United States Army with excellent food services during the Iraq war. In 2002 Sajwani ventured into the real estate business. They say old habits die hard and in 2011 Sajwani incorporated the food business into DAMAC and placed it under the hospitality division. DAMAC since its inception has completed building over 8000 units making them one of the leading operators in real estate in the Middle East region. Sajwani DAMAC owner is now aiming at expanding the firms operations into Turkey, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia.
Hussain’s Relationship with Donald Trump
Hussain’s Sajwani relationship began way back even before Trump was elected president of the United States of America. Sajwani and Trump both belong to the billionaires club and together partnered on establishing an international Golf club which generates annual revenue of close to two billion dollars. President Donald Trump mentioned Sajwani as one of the prominent Businessmen during a party hosted at the Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida in celebration of Trump’s victory. Sajwani has also partnered with President Trump in the construction of a 2 million dollars real estate contract inside Dubai.
Philanthropic activities that Hussain Sajwani has been involved in
Besides being an entrepreneur, Hussain Sajwani is also a philanthropist and actively participates in charitable activities. Among his charitable works, Sajwani donated two million dollars to support the AED campaign that seeks to keep the underprivileged children in the society warm through the provision of clothing.
Hussain Sajwani Family
Hussain Sajwani is a married man and has four children. Sajwani endeavors to see that his children receive good education and gain good morals.
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