Born in either 1952/1953, Hussain Ali Habib Sajwani is a resident of Dubai. He is the founder, chairman, and CEO of DAMAC group. Hussain Sajwani family had ventured in entrepreneurship fron his tender age. He attended the University of Washington and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics. He was sent to this university on a government scholarship. Hussain is married and has four children.
Before founding DAMAC, Hussain Sajwani kick-started his career as a Contracts Manager for GASCO a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. With an entrepreneurial bloodline, Hussain decided to launch his own food service business. In this venture, Hussain Sajwani provided services in Iraq’s first’s war and for America’s military in different parts of the world and also Bechtel. Currently, this catering venture is known as Global Logistics Services.
In mid 1990, there was an increase of people visiting Dubai to either trade or do businesses. This saw Hussain building hotels to host these people. It is with these skills that he founded DAMAC Properties in 2002. DAMAC is a world-class public company that deals with Construction and Architecture, Engineering and Real Estate and is the biggest in the Middle East.
Hussain Sajwani has raised DAMAC’s status as a leading construction and Real Estate company by teaming up with Donal Trump in the creation of two golf courses. One of these golf courses was designed by Tiger Woods and is managed by Trump organization. Hussain and Trump not only share a common interest in business but also friends who visit each other and attend each other’s parties.
Other prestigious and popular team ups with DAMAC include; Paramount Hotels by Paramount Pictures, luxury villas designed by Bugatti, and luxurious apartments with interiors made by VERSACE and Fendi. Learn more: http://blog.raynatours.com/top-10-richest-men-uae/
Hussain Sajwani, DAMAC owner is not only vexed on growing his business, but also in charitable works. As a result, he together with his company donated two million dollars to dress one million needy children. This was an initiative by the Dubai government together with Emirates Red Crescent organization. Hussain is always at the forefront in supporting government programmes to improve living standards in the world. Learn more: https://www.damacproperties.com/en/media-centre/press-releases/damac-properties-inaugurates-trump-international-golf-club-dubai