Hussain Sajwani is a household name, and it is tough not to associate him with real estate. He is a Dubai businessman and has gained recognition for his tremendous contribution towards the real estate industry.
As a graduate of the University of Washington, Sajwani started off as a Contracts Manager at Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. However, his ambitions drove him to become an entrepreneur and start his own catering business. Through this venture, he was able to provide his services to the U.S Army during the Iraq War.
After some time, Hussain Sajwani discovered that there was a vacuum for hotels in Dubai and he built several in the mid-90s. He seriously ventured into the real estate industry in 2002 when he established DAMAC Properties. The company’s headquarters are in Dubai. It has grown to be one of the largest companies involved in property development.
His company is involved in developing luxury and commercial properties. The company has had involvement in property development in cities like Dubai, Amman, Jeddah, London and much more. Hussain Sajwani is the Chairman of his company, and through his leadership, he has recorded tremendous profits. The company is publicly listed on the Dubai Financial Market.
The Hussain Sajwani family has been involved in numerous projects with critical investors. One of them is Donald Trump. Together with Trump, Hussain helped develop the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai which has luxury villas. The villas have recorded sales of around $2 billion.
For Hussain Sajwani, his enthusiasm in entrepreneurship may have been from his father who was involved in importing stuff from China. Sajwani has been on the forefront in ensuring that he networks with other influential businesspeople that are of help to the business. His company, through its business model has worked tirelessly to provide high-quality properties.
Sajwani has been involved in providing financial support to the younger generation. He has a firm belief that the youth are the ones who contribute majorly to the future. Building a foundation for them helps increase their chances of prosperity. Mr. Sajwani is not yet done. He believes that the company has more potential for growth.