Hussain Sajwani has excellent interpersonal skills considering that he has many important friends in high places. The shrewd entrepreneur is renowned for founding a successful real estate company, DAMAC Properties. The alumnus of the University of Washington is a transformative leader. When he completed his studies, he worked as a contracts manager for Gasco. After a while, he quit. Later, he founded his catering business. Owing to his aggressive marketing skills, Hussain Sajwani was able to serve the United States army in the gulf, Somalia and Bosnia. In addition, he maintained close working relationship with internationally-known companies such as Bechtel.
In the early 2000’s, the Dubai government allowed foreigners to invest in the country’s real estate market. This situation provided Hussain Sajwani an opportunity to venture into the real estate industry by incorporating DAMAC Properties. With the booming market, Hussain was able to expand the scope of his operations to other countries in the Middle East. The DAMAC owner contends that he was able to enhance the success of the company by providing homeowners with properties that satisfies their utility. The executive says that he decided to make his catering business a division of DAMAC Properties, as it reminds him of his past.
DAMAC Properties has been developing luxury, commercial and residential properties in different parts of the globe, including Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, Qatar and Lebanon. In addition, the company has been able to develop and deliver more than 18,500 homes, with over 44,000 units being under construction. The mission of DAMAC Properties is to maintain its leadership position as a luxury real estate developer. For the past 15 years, DAMAC Properties has been developing luxury destinations and dream homes.
Hussain Sajwani family and the Trumps have been good friends for a long time. Hussain and President Trump have worked together on different projects. One of them is the development of the Trump International Golf Course. They pocked over two billion dollars after selling some of luxury villas. Given that Trump is the president of the United States, he cannot engage in any business dealings, as it would result into a conflict of interest. To this end, Hussain Sawjani contended that he would work with Trumps children.
The philanthropist has engaged in various community initiatives. In the recent past, Hussain Sajwani donated AED two million, which would go towards clothing many disadvantaged children in different parts of the globe.
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