Hussain Sajwani is the chairman and founder of the renowned Dubai based real estate titan, DAMAC Properties. He started out his career as a contractor in GASCO a national oil company in Abu Dhabi before he quit and ventured in catering. While in the business, he realized that most people that streamed into the Emirates for business didn’t have accommodation and in the mid-90s he built several hotels to make room for them. He saw this as a great opportunity and started DAMAC Properties in 2002.
DAMAC Properties is known for delivering homes with development portfolios. The company under Hussain Sajwani deals with luxurious apartments both for commercial and Residential purposes. It has it’s headquarters in UAE and has opened up in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Qatar and the United Kingdom. According to arabnews.com, The property development company provides stylish living standards and has had more than 20000 successful home projects since it’s inception. DAMAC Properties has partnered with various brands like Versace and Fendi, Tiger Woods, Prime hotels and luxurious villas styled by Bugatti to bring out new ideas to the market.
Besides being Donald Trump’s personal friend, they are both real estate giants and thus business partners. Mr. Hassain Sajwani company, was contracted to build the Trump Golf course in Dubai. Outside of business, the two have been spotted hanging out together with their families and Trump, who has said that he will not make any more deals while still in office, was heard showering Hussain with praises in his victory speech.
The tycoon, Hussain Sajwani charitable acts are evident when he offers AED 2 million for the ‘dress one million children campaign.’ He contributed as part of Damac’s continued support of the government’s efforts to improve living standards around the world. The company’s donation is meant to provide clothing for more than 50000 children in need. Hussain Sajwani said that the young are the future and that it was important to provide an environment that would give them the best beginning in their lives. DAMAC Properties opened a hospitality section, DAMAC Maison and had always supported Sheikh Mohammed’s efforts to improve the life of others. Connect with Sajwani on LinkedIn.
Know more about Hussain’s background: https://www.thenational.ae/business/damac-chairman-relishes-his-roots-1.478924