Hussain Sajwani is the founder and Chairman of the real estate development company known as DAMAC. He is a national of the UAE and is among the top business leaders in the Middle East. Sajwani attended and graduated from the University of Washington. After completing his education, Sajwani worked as a contracts manager for the entity known as GASCO. This organization is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. In 1982, Sajwani started up his own company which specialized in catering services. Over a span of several years, his catering business grew and has now become one of the top companies in the industry. Today, his company completes over 200 projects as well as serves over 150,000 meals per day in various regions of the world. His catering company serves many locations such as construction campsites, army camps, five star hotels and education institutions.
After successfully building his catering business, Hussain Sajwani looked to get involved in real estate development. In the mid 1990’s, Sajwani completed the construction of a number of hotels which were made to help accommodate many people who were looking to conduct business activity in the area. In the year 2002, Sajwani founded DAMAC which would build properties. Within the next ten years, his company DAMAC would become one of the largest real estate development firms in the Middle East.
According to roayahnews.com, what has contributed to his success as the DAMAC owner has been his expertise in property development. As the DAMAC owner, Sajwani has been very proficient in things such as finance, law, administration, marketing and sales. By being highly proficient in these things, Hussain Sajwani has been able to build his company and expand it. Today, the firm has a number of projects completed in places such as Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Beirut, Amman, Riyadh and London .
As the DAMAC owner, Hussain Sajwani has built a company that currently employs about 2,000 employees. The company is traded on the Dubai Financial Market and has among the top track records in the luxury development market. His company DAMAC has produced over 21,000 units along with 44,000 development projects in various stages of both the planning and progress phases. Sajwani has teamed up with a number of other companies such as the Trump Organization to complete more projects and expand his brand.