Hussain Sajwani, DAMAC Owner, is a graduate of the University of Washington. After graduation, he started his career in GASCO that is a subsidiary, of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company of ADNOC. He worked as a contract manager. He then advanced in his career by establishing catering venture business in 1982. It is one of the largest companies in the Middle-East where and manages over 200 projects.
Sajwani was also known as one of the pioneers of the property market expansion in Dubai. He took part in building several restaurants and hotels in the mid-nineties so that it could be able to put up the increasing number of people who were going to Emirates to trade. That was when he identified a market opportunity and established DAMAC.
About DAMAC Properties
DAMAC is a public company founded in 2002. It has its headquarters in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The firm focuses on the development of resident, leisure, and commercial properties in Dubai and the Middle East.
The company has joined forces with some of the lifestyles and fashion brands in the market like the Tiger Woods designs of golf courses, luxury apartments with interiors, and Fendi to bring new and exciting living concepts. The firm is known to hire over 2000 employees, which is a public listed company with shares traded on the Dubai Financial Market. Read more: Meet Our Board | DAMAC Properties
DAMAC Properties are not all about making money, but it also gets involved with philanthropies projects. Hussain Sajwani has been involved with projects to help cloth children who are deprived of all over the world by giving AED two Million to a charity campaign. The company also supports the Government of Dubai to help improve the standard living or people around the world.
Relationship between Hussain Sajwani and Donald Trump
Both Hussain Sajwani and America President Donald Trump are into the real estate business. In fact, the two are known to be among the top giants in this industry. They have worked together on numerous projects like the Tiger Woods golf design to help give housing and hotel industry a new look.
Their friendship goes beyond the business relationship as the two have been seen spending time together during New Year’s Eve, and Sajwani was even invented to the inauguration of Trump into the presidency. In addition, their friendship extends to the family where the wives and children are friends.
That is the reason that Hussain Sajwani family is ready to work with Trump’s children to continue with the projects that they have started with their father.