Hussain Sajwani – Pioneering the Real Estate Space in the Middle East

Hussain Sajwani is one of the leading entrepreneurs in the Gulf region and is presently based in Dubai. His real estate firm, Damac Properties, has achieved great milestones in the space of real estate development. Damac Properties is not only among the biggest real estate firms in the country but also among the most trusted among the consumers.



Damac Properties is known for developing luxurious and modern residential and commercial complexes, most of which are designed by international designers such as Versace, Fendi, and others. The marketing methods used by Damac Properties are unique and helpful in grabbing the marketing attention, which helps in making sales quickly. One of the marketing methods that bought the company in the news for all the right reasons is giving away Bentleys and Mercedes with every unit purchase.



Before starting Damac Properties in 2002, Hussain Sajwani was in the United States where he did his graduation from the University of Washington. He studied economics and industrial engineering at the Washington University, which helped him fetch the job at one of the subsidiary companies of Abu Dhabi Oil Corporation, Gasco.



However, Hussain Sajwani left the comfortable job of Contracts Engineer and started his catering and support Services Company named Al Jazeera Services. The company continues to operate till date and handles several hundred projects currently. Damac owner has ensured over the years that Al Jazeera services get his due attention from time to time as it is a company that helped him achieve what he could with Damac Properties.



Hussain Sajwani is also a well-known philanthropist in the Middle East and regularly donates to various charities. One of the recent donations from Hussain Sajwani of AED 2 million went to provide clean clothing to over 1 million poor children across the globe. Hussain Sajwani and Donald Trump share a good rapport with each other and have done business together in the past. Currently, as well, the companies of Trump and Hussain Sajwani have collaborated to build residential golf complexes in Dubai. Even the Hussain Sajwani family is fond of Trump and his family and speak highly of each other.


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