Hussain Sajwani success path in business can be traced back from 1982 when he set up his first business, the food service firm. He started the business venture after quitting his job at the GASCO company and Abu Dhabi National Oil where he had worked for a short period. He food service firm grew so fast attracting giant companies like Bechtel and the US military. The food firm is still in existent to date and serves at least 200 projects daily with over 1500 people.
Having graduated with a degree in Economics from Washington University, Hussain Sajwani was quick to tap opportunities in the job market. Hussain Sajwani family was also business minded, and this opened him up giving him inspiration. He thus founded the DAMAC Properties in 2002 where he serves as the chairman and the CEO. DAMAC Properties specialises in real estate projects and the development of luxury, residential and commercial properties. DAMAC Properties headquarters are located in Dubai. DAMAC Properties has over 2000 employees who work on the various projects across Dubai and the Middle East.
DAMAC Properties has been a leading company in the global market regarding property development over the last couple of years. Its growth has brought honours to Hussain Sajwani making him appear as in the 100 top most influential Arabs in the globe and amassing him a net worth of $4.2 billion. Trump and Hussain Sajwani have partnered in many business ventures making them close allies. DAMAC Properties has so far worked on Trump International Golf Course and currently developing another one which is scheduled to be opened late next year. In the New Year Eve celebrations which were attended by the family of the Damac owner, Trump took time to recognise the Emirate national.
Apart from DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani has diversified in his businesses. He has invested in the capital market, mergers and acquisitions and the capital market. Hussain Sajwani takes part in charity where he has helped many needy children financial through supporting the Government of Dubai initiative.
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