Hussain Sajwani ventured into business in the 1980s in the food service business. He offered catering services to energy sector workers in Abu Dhabi and managed to attract customers such as the U.S. military and construction giant Bechtel.
In the mid-90s he took advantage of the growing number of business people who came to trade in the UAE by constructing numerous hotels. These hotels signed him up for success as a real estate developer. He thus became one of the very first participants in property market expansion in the country.
The DAMAC owner has been in partnership with a number of authentic international fashion and lifestyle brands. These include Versace Home, Fendi Casa, and Bugatti which have helped create amazing living concepts in styling interiors and furnishing his high-end villas and apartments.
Relationship with Donald Trump
The billionaire developer and President Donald Trump have been business associates since 2013. They have collaborated on developing two golf courses both managed by the Trump Organization. One of the golf courses opened in Dubai in February and the other, designed by Tiger Woods, is still under construction.
The two real estate titans relationship extend beyond business. Mr. Sajwani and his family celebrated the New Year’s Eve at Donald Trump’s resort in Florida where he celebrated his presidential win.
The DAMAC Group
The company is located in Dubai, UAE and was established in 2002. It aimed at building state of the art range developments and has since grown to be one of the leading luxury developers. The company has extended its dealings beyond Saudi Arabia into the Middle East, the United Kingdom, and other major cities worldwide. Learn more about Hussain Sajwani Family: http://gulfnews.com/culture/people/high-riser-1.25193
The DAMAC group has various projects ranging from golf course communities and very lavish private apartment buildings. The company in partnership with the Paramount Hotels and Resorts has also been operating and servicing five-star hotels.
The Hussain Sajwani family and his company have been phenomenal in providing basic needs for the less fortunate. He recently donated clothes for more than a million needy children around the world.