Hussain Sajwani- The Intellectual Investor
Hussain Sajwani is one of the most renown chief executive officers in the world of investments. This is indicated by the fact that he was able to secure the top place in the CEO Awards in 2017. Achieving the award shows that Hussain Sajwani outdoes the others in what he does. In addition to this award, he was also ranked number 11 out of a hundred CEOs in their regional.
Hussain Sajwani is the chief executive officer of DAMAC Properties. DAMAC Properties is well known in the region for developing luxurious real estate properties. Hussain Sajwani is a graduate of the University of Washington. The journey to his success began way back in the 1980s. He secured a position as a contracts manager in GASCO, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. After working in this firm for a short period, he decided to venture into his own business in 1982. This was a catering business.
This business has been able to grow into a big venture. Currently, the company is leading in the region in the section of catering. It has been expounded to more than two hundred projects across different localities. Also, the venture is serving more than fifteen thousand meals daily.
Hussain Sajwani is also a renown investor in the real estate market. During the 90’s he was able to develop hotels that would accommodate many business people that came to trade in the emirate. He later advanced this because he saw a gap that many people had not identified in the region. This led him to establish DAMAC properties in the year 2002. The DAMAC owner is the reason why the company has been able to reach the levels of success we see today.
The DAMAC owner has been able to engage in business with Donald Trump, current US president. In their business meetings, they have been able to discuss several ideas in line with investments. The two will have collaborations in doing projects.
The DAMAC owner is also a philanthropic person. This can be shown by the fact that he has been able to assist the disadvantaged children. He has also been involved in donations in many charitable organizations.