Each one of us has targets that we really would like to achieve after some given period. These are our goals. In life, targets have to be set and actions put in place for one to be successful.
Hussain Sajwani had goals already set. The only thing left was achieving them, which in fact, he did. Hussain is one of the wealthiest billionaires in the United Arabs. His success journey can be termed as a lucky one as he took advantage of opportunities that popped out during his career journey. Currently, he is the Chairman and founder of DAMAC Properties, an organization that deals with properties management. DAMAC is responsible for the construction of real estates and prestigious houses. In addition to this, it offers free Lamborghini to customers who purchase their properties at given times in the year. Hussain has been running DAMAC Properties real good since 2002. Through this, DAMAC Properties has managed to scoop awards as being the fastest growing in the market. On the other side, the DAMAC owner has recognized as the wealthiest Arab businessman by the Forbes 2018 rankings.
Hussain Sajwani started DAMAC Properties at a time when foreign investors were granted permission to own properties in the Middle East. This was a good take-off point as there was a ready market with an advantage of less competition for they were among the founders of Dubai property market.
Hussain graduated with a degree in Economics and Applied Engineering from Washington University. He was among the lucky ones to get a scholarship to study abroad. His father was a businessman dealing with imported pens and watches from China. Hussain Sajwani is a philanthropist too. He participates in charities for support of needy children as he once donated AED 2 million
After graduation, Hussain worked for Abu Dhabi Oil Company in the finance department. After two years of serving, he started his own catering business. The DAMAC owner supplied food to the US Military, Bechtel, and other investors present in Dubai by then. This career was like a ground for him to meet different people of whom he didn’t know would be his future customers in his current DAMAC Properties investment.
Even after the start of DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani did not abandon his catering business. He still runs it but under a different name, the Global Logistic Services.
More on Hussain Sajwani charity work: https://www.damacproperties.com/ar/media-centre/press-releases/hussain-sajwani-damac-foundation-sponsors-one-million-arab-coders-initiative