Hussain Sajwani boasts of being a nationality of UAE, and he is Chairman and founder of the excellent DAMAC properties. The DAMAC owner went to the University of Washington, and he started life in GASCO the subsidiary of Abu Dhabi’s Nationals Oil Company as a Contracts manager and resigned in 1982 to venture into business. Hussain Sajwani began a catering venture, and it grew from a modest beginning to a robust company, and currently, it has over 200 projects and serves around 150,000 people daily with meals. The projects scattered in Africa, Middle East, and the CIS, and it also helps the army camps, construction campsites, luxurious hotels, nationally and international locations, education institutions among others. The catering venture also specializes in the provision of ancillary services like human resources supply, campsites maintenance, and management.
Hussain Sajwani love for luxurious saw him start the DAMAC properties in 2012 a company that has tremendously grown regardless of the economy tantrums becoming the largest developers in the Middle East. The DAMAC owner Hussain Sajwani has technical and practical expertise in property development, legal, sales, finance, marketing and administration playing a pivotal role and creating a triumphing company. DAMAC properties have its critical projects in global countries like Amman, Doha, Abu Dhabi, London, Jeddah, and Riyadh among others. Hussain Sajwani states at Deira shop taught him practical lesson both from his father and customers helping him to create a mega business. The DAMAC owner in 1965 travelled to China to attended a business conference making his the first ever UAE national to visit the country. Hussain attributes his formative years for playing an influential role in his current business, and his ability to adapt to various market changes is the vital key to his many successes.
Forbes ranks the Hussain Sajwani DAMAC owner to have a tune of 3.7 billion dollars and the tenth richest Arab globally. The DAMAC properties are also ranked fourth largest and robust public company in Arabs world with 2000 employees and publically listed in Dubai Financial Market for share trading. The DAMAC owner in 2011 launched the company hospitality division known as DAMAC Maison with the core aim of providing services hotel apartments and rooms to around 15,000 people.