The United Arab Emirates national, Hussain Sajwani is the Chairman and founder of one of the most successful and globally recognized property development companies known as DAMAC Properties. Starting from humble beginnings to the extent of rightfully earning the title of one of the most successful and richest Arabs, DAMAC owner is hoping to be a role model to not only his four children, but the entire future generations of children across the UAE that hard work, education, and dedication is a path to massive success.
Having graduated from the University of Washington, Hussain Sajwani began working as GASCO’s Contracts Manager, and after a short time, he established his catering firm. After realizing so much success, Sajwani felt that it could be profitable to enter into the real estate business to accommodate the growing number of people who were moving to the UAE in droves to do business. This urge pushed him to establish DAMAC Properties in 2002, a company that has grown to be the largest property development firm in the UAE.
The DAMAC owner, Mr. Sajwani’s expertise and know-how in the field of sales, finance, legal, administration, and property development is undoubtedly one of DAMAC Property’s success with the company currently known for its several prestigious projects in some key locations such as Amman, Doha, Abu Dhabi, London, Jeddah, and Riyadh.
Sajwani, the DAMAC owner, has seen his company employ slightly more than 2000 employees with the firm having one of the most impressive tracks records when it comes to luxury property development having delivered more than 20,000 homes coupled with a development portfolio that goes way over 44,000 units.
As a well-known astute investor and businessman, Hussain Sajwani has an unquestionable track record of successful business ventures in capital markets and global equity. As of today, Sajwani holds numerous investment security portfolios in a host of global and regional markets. For instance, DICO Investment is an apt example of Sajwani’s flagship investment firm among others.
In summary, Sajwani started small to where he currently sits today. DAMAC Properties did not begin big. It was through hard work, perseverance, and dedication of the founder that the company came to be identified as one of the leading property development firms well-known across the globe today. DAMAC has sponsored one million for the Arab Coders Initiative.