The creation of one of the world’s leading luxury real estate developments is not something done on a whim or in a short period of time. DAMAC owner, Hussain Sajwani had been looking at entering the luxury real estate industry for a number of years but found his way barred by restrictive regulations introduced by the Royal Family of the United Arab Emirates; in 2002, Hussain Sajwani established the DAMAC Properties group and set out on a career he had been preparing for across more than a decade. Learn more: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kerryadolan/2016/03/01/the-donald-of-dubai-hussain-sajwani-interview/#1b049a722f15
Hussain Sajwani made his first impact on the business world in the 1980s when he was a rising executive in the oil and gas sector for one of the largest companies in the Middle East. Although tipped for a major executive role in the future, Hussain Sajwani made the decision to start his own company as a food services provider for the energy production sector. The DAMAC founder still owns the food services provider which is operated by the Hussain Sajwani family to complement the work of the luxury property developer. One of the awards received by Sajwani which he treasures the most is an award from the U.S. military for the food services provided to allied forces during the Iraq Wars.
In the world of the luxury real estate, one name which stands above all others in the industry is Donald Trump, the current President of the United States. Hussain Sajwani has become one of the most important business partners of the President and opened their first joint real estate venture in the form of the Trump International Gold Course Dubai in 2017; a second joint venture has been revealed and includes a golf course designed by golf legend, Tiger Woods estimated to open early in 2018. The career of Hussain Sajwani has provided him with an estimated fortune of $4,4 billion a DAMAC empire developed under the watchful eye of one of the world’s leading entrepreneur’s. Learn more: https://www.damacproperties.com/en/investor-relations/corporate-governance/meet-our-board