Hussain Sajwani traces his career roots from the University of Washington having graduated them. Later on, he started off as a Contracts Manager for the subsidiary company of ADNOC by the name GASCO. His experience from GASCO led him to enter in the catering industry establishing his own venture. The DAMAC owner had his catering venture scale success ladder to serve major markets across the Middle East and Africa with over 200 projects under its name.
Hussain Sajwani later ventured to the property marketing. Having been a pioneer in the industry the DAMAC Owner in the mid-90s went on to build a number of hotels to cater for the growing influx of traders and business people to the Emirates. As a result, Hussain Sajwani picked up the market opportunity in 2002 where he established DAMAC Properties. The firm grew exponentially to build several iconic properties in major cities around the globe such a London, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Beirut, just to mention but a few.
The DAMAC Owner through his company DAMC Properties has employed approximately two thousand people and his company is on the Dubai Financial Market where it actively trades its shares. DAMAC Properties has successfully completed over twenty thousand eight hundred and eighty units. Hussain Sajwani has seen his company partner with leading fashion and lifestyle brands in the industry such as Versace Home, Bugatti and Just Cavalli to build state of the art luxury apartments.
In the year 2011, DAMAC Properties branched to build its hospitality division by the name DAMAC Hotels & Resorts previously known as DAMAC Maison. The new division provides bespoke services in a capacity of 13000 hotel apartments and rooms. This capacity will see the division be one of the largest apartment operators in the region.
According to Alkhaleej.ae, Hussain Sajwani has built his name vastly to be regarded as one of the influential key Arab figures globally. The DAMAC Owner holds his investment portfolios under the company DICO Investments Co LLC. DAMAC Properties has also partnered with Omran to redevelop a billion-dollar port that will see it have hotels and residential areas. The DAMAC Owner is also the person behind Al Anwar Ceramic Tiles Co, the largest company in the industry of Ceramic Tiles.
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