Hussain Sajwani was born in 1953. He is the founder DAMAC Group and also founder of the Hussain Sajwani Family. The University of Washington is where he earned a bachelor’s degree in arts and science. He is a resident of Dubai but has business all over the world. Hussain Sajwani is known for lavish marketing and his ability to co brand with large, established businesses. After graduating he started working in the finance sector for Abu Dhabi Gas.
After a couple years, he started his own business and began catering. His catering clientele consisted of the United States Army as well as Bechtel. His company would expand, and he would position himself for his next move. In the summer of 1976, he established DAMAC Properties. In a post from Erem News, it says that this is currently known as one of the largest property development companies in the Middle East. During 2015, the company went public and had shares traded on the Dubai Financial Market. DAMAC has high profile developments. One of their properties is a golf course designed by Tiger Woods and managed by The Donald Trump Organization. The company also partnered with Paramount Pictures and Bugatti to name a few.
According to Arabic.arabianbusiness.com, DAMAC Properties specializes in luxury real estate. Donald Trump is a friend and business partner of Hussain Sajwani. They’ve developed golf courses throughout Dubai. These courses were developed during 2013 and have seen a lot of of visitors. Hussain Sajwani mentions that he wants to do more business with Donald Trump in the future; and is looking forward to the opportunity. Hussain and his companies have supported numerous philanthropy efforts as well. An example of the charity work DAMAC has partaken in, is donating over $2 million to assist 1 million children in need children. He said that youth are the future and it is vital to provide the proper environment for them. Hussain has been a consistent contributor to many charities such as Red Crescent and Dubai Cares, amongst others.