Visionary and Humanitarian: Hussain Sajwani

Hussain Sajwani born in the UAE in 1956, attended the University of Washington earning a degree in economy and industrial engineering. Later returning to UAE he worked for GASCO, associated with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, as a contracts manager. This position was short lived, Sajwani left GASCO and founded his own company.


Hussain Sajwani created DAMAC Group, a company that operates businesses in multiple industries. These industries include food catering, hospitality services, investing, and real estate development. The food catering portion of this group was where Sajwani started. DAMAC Group was honored with a plaque, given by the United States Army, for being one of the main food suppliers to U.S. troops during Desert Storm.


Hussain Sajwani founded DAMAC Properties in 2002. DAMAC Properties is located in Dubai, UAE and has been a front runner in luxury real estate development since 2002. DAMAC Properties has already delivered over 20,300 homes and currently has an additional 24,000 properties underway. This includes 13,000 hotel rooms. DAMAC Properties strives to provide dream homes to people all over the world.


DAMAC Properties recently developed an 18 hole golf course in Dubai and the course is managed by Trump Organization. The exquisite 18 hold golf course holds the name Trump International Golf Course. Hussain Sajwani is comforted by the way the Trump family handles its business affairs and protects their brand. Sajwani commented on how he likes doing business with the Trumps.


Chairman and CEO of DAMAC, Hussain Sajwani, not only passionately operates a group of successful companies, but also is an active humanitarian, and philanthropist. Sajwani is involved with a Charity movement based out of Dubai that clothes disadvantaged children. Sajwani has already donated AED 2 million to this cause, in addition, he donates and gives to a multitude of other charity groups and those in need.


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