Hussain Sajwani is one of the wealthiest men in all of the UAE and he has also had the biggest impact on the real estate market through his company, DAMAC Properties. Hussain has managed to build many hotels throughout the Dubai area to accommodate travelers and help tourists appreciate what the country has to offer. Before starting DAMAC Properties, Hussain was working on another enterprise in the catering industry, but he left this behind to run with the plan to become a leader in real estate. DAMAC Properties is now the largest property developer throughout Dubai and the Middle East and Hussain Sajwani have earned a fortune for his successes.
After completing his basic education in the UAE, Hussain Sajwani moved to the United States to get a college education. He studied engineering and economics at the University of Washington and when he was finished with his studies, he returned home to start working at GASCO, an Abu Dhabi subsidiary. He was hired as a contract manager and he spent a couple years diversifying the company’s portfolio. After these couple of years, Hussain was ready for his own venture and started up a catering firm known as Al Jazeira Services. This company had a slow start at first but has become a major corporation capable of serving more than a hundred thousand people per day.
Hussain Sajwani is one of the wealthiest men in the UAE with more than 2 billion dollars in net worth as of 2018. HE has various companies under his control that contribute to his wealth on top of his ownership of DAMAC Properties. This includes Nine Elms Property Limited, Mina Al Sultan Qaboos, and the Aykon Maldives Resort. Hussain Sajwani maintains major ownership in all of these corporations as a top shareholder and continues to expand on their options along with DAMAC.