Hussain Sajwani’s struggle to touch the sky!

Hussain Sajwani is a UAE national and he is the founder and Chairman of global property development Company DAMAC Properties. Hussain Sajwani was born in Dubai in 1952 and he got his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics from the University of Washington. Then he started his career as a Contracts Manager in GASCO, a subsidiary of ADNOC (Abu Dhabi National Oil Company). After that, he started his own business in a short period of time he started his own catering venture.

About DAMAC Owner Properties, it has almost 2000 workers, is a public-listed organization with shares traded on the Dubai Financial Market. The organization has the best records in the luxury property development market and to date have delivered more than 21,700+ homes with an improved portfolio of over 44,000 units at different phases of progress and planning.

As an expert businessman and investor, Sajwani also has a good reputation of successful forays in the worldwide equity and capital markets. He, as of now holds investment portfolios of securities in various regions and worldwide markets. As a main brand in the market, DAMAC Owner Properties has united with the most recognizable fashion and lifestyle brands to bring new and energizing living ideas to the market. Projects include a Tiger Woods-designed golf course, which will be planned by The Trump Organization, luxury apartments with interiors by Italian houses Versace Home and Fendi Casa, stylish villas with interior design by Just Cavalli, and decently conceptualized Paramount Hotels and Resorts to deliver serviced living at its most lavish.

On October 2011, DAMAC Owner Properties launched its hospitality division ‘DAMAC Maison’, which provides bespoke services to occupants in more than 15,000 serviced hotel rooms and hotel apartments. This positioned the company as one of the biggest hotel apartment operators and developers in the region. The greatest development of DAMAC Owner Properties can be attributed to the vision and innovative skills of Hussain Sajwani. Recorded among the 100 most globally powerful Arabs, has the proven capability to transfer a business vision into corporate reality; and to give the initiative important to maintain continuity and growth.