Hussain Sajwani is the real estate genius behind the founding of DAMAC Properties, a leading luxury property development company. Sajwani also serves as the company’s Chairman. He earned a degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering from the University of Washington.
Prior to founding DAMAC Properties Sajwani experienced great success in the catering business. The year before he held a position within Abu Dhabi Gas Industries’ finance department. His catering business is still operational and serves the U.S. military. In more than 30 years it has managed over 200 projects spanning multiple markets across 3 continents.
Many professionals in the real estate industry consider Sajwani a pioneer. He is largely credited as the driving force in Dubai’s property market expansion 16 years ago. He founded DAMAC at a prime time in the market, which is a major reason it is one largest property development companies in the Middle East. DAMAC’s influence can be felt in several global cities with a vast development portfolio.
When tracing back the success of DAMAC Properties you will find Hussain Sajwani is the starting point. His foresight and acumen as an entrepreneur is widely unmatched in the real estate industry. Thus, he’s become one of the top globally influential Arabs. As the owner of DAMAC he embodies every trait that a successful leader should have.
Although Sajwani has made his name in real estate he also has had successful ventures in the global equity and capital markets. His track record for investing is near flawless. It seems like whatever Sajwani is involved in becomes a success.
When Hussain Sajwani first ventured into the real estate industry it was on a relatively small scale, developing small hotels. This was a crucial time in his career however, as it provided the funding for his bigger endeavors in the future.
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