HUSSAIN SAJWANI: THE LEADING ENTREPRENEUR

When Hussain Sajwani teamed up with Donald Trump in 2013 for a real estate development job, he didn’t think that one day he will be doing business with the U.S President Donald Trump.However, the two golf courses which have a Trump branding got to be opened in February 2017 at a residential area developed by Hussain Sajwani’s Damac Properties. Read more here: DAMAC Chairman Relishes His Roots | The National

The business mogul was praised by the U.S president in his 2016 New Year acceptance speech. The Hussain Sajwani family also got to attend the invite only dinner event at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago property in Florida. The Damac owner started his journey in real estate when he purchased land in an underdeveloped part of Dubai. He then built a 38-story building which he managed to sell.

Prior to this Hussain Sajwani worked in the food service industry where he also thrived, and some of his clients included the U.S Army and Bechtel. This was the genesis of him rubbing shoulders with big shots that later proved valuable as he formed Damac construction. Learn more about Hussain Sajwani: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/dubai-billionaire-hussein-sajwani-ready-do-more-deals-trumps-n695566

Although the food department is still part of Damac Group operations, much of its stake lies in construction. The company is even considering an IPO at the London Stock Exchange and its already at the infant stages. However, the entrepreneur says they are still waiting to be advised by the bank on further steps regarding the IPO.

About Damac properties

Damac properties were started in 2002 by Hussain Ali Habib Sajwani. The global property development company deals with Real Estate, Engineering and Construction and Architecture. It has been successful to the extent that it now offers new Bentleys with the purchase of some properties. Some of its luxury apartments have interior furnishings by Bugatti, Fendi, and Versace.

The real estate company stands on the principles of; No holding debts for land, independent developments and retaining cash reserves. According to Hussain Sajwani, these principles have helped the construction company to stay afloat despite the numerous world economic crises.

About Husain Sajwani

Hussain Sajwani is the founder, CEO, and chairman of Damac Properties. The billionaire graduated from the University of Washington, and his first job was a Contracts Manager in GASCO. In 1982 he started his catering business.The entrepreneur also owns DICO Investments Co LLC which is an investment company that deals with equities, mergers, and acquisitions. Hussain Sajwani is listed among the 100 most influential Arabs globally.

Hussain Sajwani Is The Brilliant CEO of DAMAC Properties

Hussain Sajwani, chairman, CEO and founder of the DAMAC Group, is the brilliant force behind DAMAC Properties. As one of the worlds top luxury real estate developers, the DAMAC Group has constructed over 17,900 homes and has a development portfolio of more than 44,000 units that are at various stages of planning and progress.

Sajwani has always made sound business decisions, and as a keen investor he always seems to know the right opportunities to jump on that will lead to profit. He founded his own investment company, DICO Investments Co LLC., which focuses mainly on mergers, private equities, and acquisitions, and holds minority and majority holdings in numerous publicly traded companies.

Hussain Sajwani has been working with Donald Trump and The Trump Organization for years now. Their business connection is centered around the golf courses that The Trump Organization maintains and manages for DAMAC Properties.

Donald Trump’s sons Eric and Donald Trump jr. also work with Sajwani, and recently they were both guests at the inauguration of the Trump International Golf Club Dubai at DAMAC Hills. This 7,205-yard, par-71 course has been made available to the residents of a 42-million square foot DAMAC Hills master development golf course community.

When asked for a comment, The Damac owner said that “Over the past three years, DAMAC has worked tirelessly and closely with The Trump Organization, the premier world-class golf course operator, and Eric Trump, in order to deliver such an astounding project offering for golfing enthusiasts.” Sajwani and Trump plan on continuing their business partnership and look forward to creating more profitable situations.

Hussain Sajwani is a philanthropist who loves to give as much as he can to those in need. He has donated millions of dollars to numerous charitable causes, and one of those that is dearest to his heart is the Emirates Red Crescent organization.

By donating AED 2 million, he was a part of clothing a million disadvantaged children who had been struck the hardest by harsh weather conditions. He also donated $272,000 to the “Yemen We Care” campaign, which went directly to help millions of Yemeni refugees with basic healthcare and education.

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