Hussain Sajwani comes from the United Arab Emirates. He is the chairman and founder of Damac Properties, a global property development company. A University of Washington graduate, Hussain began his career at GASCO as a contracts manager. GASCO is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. Hussain Sajwani did not stay long at the company before coming up with his catering venture in 1982.
The catering venture has grown from one level to another, and currently, it is an international leader that manages over 200 projects. The enterprise serves more than 150,000 meals every day in several markets including Africa, the Middle East as well as the CIS. The company serves army camps, construction campsites, educational institutions, onshore/offshore locations and five-star hotels. Additionally, the company specializes in offering ancillary services such as maintenance, workforce supply, and camp management.
Hussain Sajwani is one of the inventors of the property market enlargement in Dubai. He developed various hotels to accommodate the increasing influx of individuals coming to the Emirate to do trade or business in the mid-90s. He identified an opportunity in the market and created Damac Properties in2002. The organization has grown to be one of the biggest property development firms in the Middle East. Hussain Sajwani has more knowledge in the sector of property development from sales, finance, and administration, marketing and legal as one of the primary drivers for a company to succeed. Presently, Damac Properties has various prestigious projects in big global cities like Abu Dhabi, Doha, London, Jeddah, Amman, Muscat, Riyadh, and Beirut.
Damac properties has more than 2,000 employees and is among the publicly-listed organizations on the Dubai Financial Market. The company has the best record when it comes to luxury property development market. To date, the company has delivered more than 20,880 units and has a portfolio of more than 44,000 at several stages of planning and process.
As the leader in the market, Damac Properties has partnered with the most distinguishable lifestyle and fashion brands to come up with new and exciting living ideas to the market. Some of these projects include a Tiger Wood developed golf course that the Trump Organization will manage.