Born in 1954 in Dubai, Hussain Sajwani came from a humble family. His father was a visionary, and took him to the best schools in the world in preparation for his son’s future. He did his undergraduate degree from Washington University where he majored in economics. He was a hard-working Youngman whose primary goal was to complete his degree and concentrate on a white-collar job. After the completion of his degree in the United States, he went to Baghdad where he pursued a degree in medicine, but unfortunately, he did not finish.
According to albayan.ae, later on, he was employed by Gasco, an affiliate of the Abu Dhabi National oil company. After a few years of working and gaining the much-needed management skills, Hussain Sajwani ventured into his practice in 1982. He ran one of the best catering business until the 1990s when he decided to move to his home market. The decision of investing in Dubai was due to the booming number of business owners and tourist visiting the Gulf City.
He saw a need in the market, and he invested heavily in the sector. In 2002, Hussain Sajwani joined the real estate business by forming DAMAC Properties. DAMAC Properties is one of the best construction companies not only in the Middle East but in Europe as well. Hussain Sajwani has recently partnered with the Trump Organization to build two of the best golf courses in the Dubai. DAMAC Properties is spreading its wings all over the world to provide the much-needed luxury homes.
The DAMAC owner is known for his philanthropic activities around the world. Through DAMAC Properties, the DAMAC owner has managed to donate clothes and food to the less fortunate all over the world. Furthermore, DAMAC Properties the government of Dubai partnered in ensuring the all the people in the world access basic needs without discrimination.
The DAMAC owner is also a married man and a father of four. He has taught his children the value of education and working hard. During his interview, he talks if hard work and determination as for the only key to success.