Hussain Sajwani is an investment genius with over 30 years of experience in developing fast-rising businesses. DAMAC Group, a global conglomerate worth billions of dollars, is a creation of Sajwani. The Dubai-headquartered Corporation operates in more than 20 countries. Sajwani boasts unparalleled professional expertise in property development field. He oversees marketing, sales, administration, legal matters, and finance. He is the driving force of DAMAC’s success. Under Sajwani’s leadership, the company is currently managing prestigious projects in main international cities, such as Abu Dhabi, Amman, Dubai, Jeddah, Beirut, Riyadh, and London.
Investments and board membership
Sajwani is a serial investor and talented dealmaker. Sajwani has a demonstrated record of success in the international capital and equity markets. He collaborates with other investors and companies to bring new ideas to his business. Today, he owns and manages investment portfolios of shares in a couple of local and international markets. Sajwani has offered strategic advice to many boards, ranging from Muscat Oman-based Majan University College, New York’s JUNO Online, Bahrain-located Al Ahlia Insurance, and Emirates Takaful Company located in Abu Dhabi.
An In-depth look at DAMAC Group
Hussain Sajwani opened up DAMAC Group, an internationally recognized real estate developer, in 2011. He capitalized on the Dubai government decree, which allowed foreigners to acquire properties in the emirate. He toured different towns in Dubai and bought a land in the undeveloped region of the city. Sajwani has played an integral role in making Dubai a glittering destination. In 2013, he joined forces with the Donald Trump, the current U.S. President, to build two golf courses. The first Trump-branded golf course is based in Dubai and started its official operation in February 2017 while the Tiger Woods-designed Trump World Golf Course will be launched towards the end of 2018.
Sajwani has established a strong business relationship with Trump. The two real estate moguls have jointly handled multi-billion dollar projects. Hussain Sajwani commenced his career in food service industry. He attracted high-profile clients, including construction powerhouse Bechtel and U.S. military. He still owns and manages the food service company. He is among the world’s wealthiest persons according to 2016 Forbes Lists.