Hussain Sajwani is a man who considers every moment, both his successes and failures, as a part of what he has become today. As the founder of DAMAC properties, Hussain Sajwani is a leading market manager with more than thirty five years of experience. Hussain Sajwani graduated from the University of Washington, with a background in Economics and Industrial Engineering.
Started in 1982, his venture has grown and it allows 150,000 meals to be served daily. The markets that Hussain Sajwani is in include Africa, CIS, and the Middle East.
In 2002, Hussain Sajwani started to pioneer the property market expansion in Dubai. That is when DAMAC properties was established. This company has grown in the Middle East, and has become one of the largest property management companies in the Middle East. The company is in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Amman, Beirut, Jeddah, Riyadh, and London. This has allowed Hussain Sajwani to deliver over 17,900 homes and 44,000 units at various stages of planning and development.
Hussain Sajwani got the idea for DAMAC properties when he was in his families business working after school. The experiences he had allowed him to develop his skills as being an entrepreneur. Hussain Sajwani sold time share apartments in United States of America while he was studying at the University of Washington. The money he made from doing this allowed him to one day start his own business so that he could make more money and create more value. The business grew rapidly.
Hussain Sajwani is someone who continues to learn new skills and to re-invent himself every year. Challenges are only accomplished by constant learning, and that is how Hussain Sajwani has been so successful. Jack Welch used to talk about creating and driving a vision through an organization. This is what Hussain Sajwani keeps in mind to continue his success as a business man.