Hussain Sajwani has severally been ranked by Forbes among the richest businessmen of the Arab origin. In 2018, he was ranked 4th with an estimated net worth of US$ 4.1 billion. He is the Founder and Chairman of DAMAC properties, a real estate company which is fast growing. First forward, Hussain Sajwani has worked his way up from modest beginning and background.
This business mogul was born in the United Arab Emirates –UAE to a father who was a businessman. He sold watches, spices, and other goods imported in China to the Indians. This interaction has much assimilation as Hussain Sajwani found himself very eloquent to speak in Indian language. He went to school just as ordinary kids do, but was lucky to win a government scholarship to study in the US. Mr. Sajwani got enrolled at the University of Washington and did a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics.
After graduating he began working for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company as a contracts manager. This was followed by establishing a catering business which is still running to date with over 150,000 meal servings daily in Africa and Middle East market. apparently, it is known with the brand Global Logistics Services.
DAMAC Properties was launched in 2002 and has grown to become a reputable property developer. It has developed many properties across the Middle East including the Tiger Woods golf course which was done under the Trump Organization. Mark You, Hussain Sajwani is a close friend and business partner to the US President Donald Trump. The two families have severally been spotted hanging out and recently, Trump’s Son, Prince Crown, shared a photo on social media where he was attending the Sajwani Family wedding.
About Hussain Sajwani
Hussain Sajwani is a renowned businessman, the chairman and founder of DAMAC Properties which is based in Dubai. He is an alumnus of the University of Washington and has led to development of luxury projects in Dubai including the Paramount Hotels and the Bugatti villas. He has a heart for the people and is often involved in philanthropic deeds through the DAMAC Foundation. Hussain Sajwani is married and lives in Dubai.