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Meet Hussain Sajwani: The DAMAC Owner of Real Estate Giant

There are many prominent entrepreneurs from Dubai, UAE. Hussain Sajwani is one of them with an excellent track-record of investments. Hard work, innovation, and proper management have enabled Sajwani to become a leading entrepreneur and investor from UAE. He is the owner and CEO of DAMAC Properties; a leading property development company in the Middle East. Sajwani, the DAMAC owner has been a key figure in making the company a success.


Hussain Sajwani is highly educated. He joined the University of Washington where he attained an Economics degree. After higher education, he was employed as a contracts manager at GASCO, where he worked for some years and left to start a catering business. The catering business served construction sites, education institutions, luxury hotels, army camps and other institutions that required catering services. Other services offered by the firm included human resource supply, camp maintenance, and management. Today the business has become a market leader that supplies meals and manages projects in the Middle East, Africa, and the CIS.


As an entrepreneur and investor, Hussain Sajwani built hotels and accommodation rooms to host people visiting Dubai for business and trade. He noted the business opportunity of creating a property development company. In 2002, he founded a property development company; DAMAC Properties. The company develops high-quality properties such as golf courses, villas, resorts, apartments, hotels, and townhouses. The DAMAC owner has exceptional skills in marketing, finances, and administration that has made the company to grow significantly.


DAMAC Properties has developed iconic properties and has many projects in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, United Arabs Emirates, Jordan, Oman, and Qatar. At the helm of the company, Hussain Sajwani has overseen the completion of over 20230 homes, with 44000 units in progress. In Dubai, the company has done big projects such as the Lake Terrace, Park Towers, and many others. Also, the firm has a hospitality unit that serves more than 13000 apartments and hotel rooms. Hussain Sajwani; the DAMAC owner has also spearhead partnerships with Fendi and Versace.