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Real estate Development-Hussain Sajwani

He is a world billionaire who was born and brought up in Dubai. Hussain Sajwani family is an entrepreneur and it gave him an opportunity to get involved in business while still young. His father owned a shop where he sold items from China including; watches, parker pens, and shirts among others. After his High School graduation, Mr. Sajwani knew what he wanted in life and his family sent him to the United States to pursue his education. Hussain joined the University of Washington studied and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics.

After his graduation, Sajwani moved back to his home country where he began his career in 1981 serving at Abu Dhabi Gas Industries in the finance department. He did not work at the group for long and after two years he began his business in the hospitality and catering industry. The venture expanded within a short period he was serving and delivering his services to large organizations as well as groups including; US military, education Institutions, offshore and onshore hotels, army camps, constructions campsites, as well as 5-star hotels among others. In the 90s, Hussain Sajwani got an opportunity to be part of Dubai’s property expansion. He was now involved in the real estate business with him constructing and developing hotels to accommodate the growing number of business people visiting Dubai.

In 2002 DAMAC Properties was born, and the firm has expanded to become one of the largest real estate and development groups in the Middle East. The DAMAC owner has a vast knowledge of marketing, sales legal, administration as well as finance in the development and construction industry giving him an opportunity to succeed in the sector. DAMAC Properties does not only have properties in Dubai but also in other regions including Doha, London, Jeddah, Beirut, Amman, as well as Abu Dhabi. Hussain Sajwani and his DAMAC Properties have joined hands with other leading construction and real estate organizations to develop other properties which include; the Tiger Woods golf course which will be managed by the Trump Organization. The projects include luxury apartments, and villas, as well as a golf course. DAMAC Properties employees more than 2000 staff. Learn more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GJxJrIkRTzk