‘With dedication, desire and determination, anything is possible’. These words were said by none other than Hussain Sajwani. Hussain is a UAE national who continues to wow experts and business enthusiasts, mostly because of his remarkable track record in the world of business. At present, Sajwani is the Chairman of a global property development company called DAMAC Properties. The company is widely recognized for pioneering real estate market expansion in Dubai.
Sajwani went to study at the University of Washington and kick-started his career as a Contract Manager in GASCO, a branch of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. The experience he got molded him to the exceptional businessman he is today. After GASCO, Sajwani tried his luck in catering and established his own business in 1982.He still owns the food service firm to date and has since managed it effectively to its current status. The venture has attracted promising clients such as the US Army and other business giants. Of all his achievements, his triumphs in DAMAC Properties are the most notable and most indomitable.
Founded in 2002, DAMAC Properties placed its bet on non-emirates. Sajwani and his team saw foreigners as the main clients and apartment buyers and he embarked on the development of attractive structures to lure them. The strategies the company employed were so effective that it managed to sell all its residential buildings in less than six months. Sajwani chiefly focuses on construction and he has played a vital and an active role in the transformation of Dubai. Today, Dubai is popular because of its splendor and the elegant buildings thanks to its visionary businessmen like Hussain Sajwani.
Sajwani is a great friend of Donald Trump. Their friendship started in 2013, way before Donald Trump become the President of the United States. His company together with Trump’s have collaborated to establish Trump International golf courses at DAMAC’s Akoya residential development projects. So exceptional is Sajwani that Donald Trump described him as a determined businessman with an amazing personality.
Sajwani employs brilliant strategies that help his company triumph in the ever-competitive real estate sector. He believes that one should never hesitate to grab a business opportunity. The exceptional businessman also engages in philanthropic endeavors to help make the world a better place.