Hussain Sajwani is a billionaire investor with an entrepreneurial eye. His company, the DAMAC properties was ranked the top one on the Forbes 2017 globally among the 2000 fastest growing companies. In 2018 Forbes rankings, Hussain Sajwani was ranked as the fourth world richest Arab, having a net worth of $4.1 billion. He was also listed as one of the most influential Arabs globally by Gulf Business in 2017.
Apart from being a business person, DAMAC Owner, Hussain Sajwani, is an educated person; he is a graduate from the Washington University with a bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering and Economics. His career started as a Contracts Manager in GASCO. However, the desire of starting his own business drove him to venture into his catering venture in 1982. Luckily, the catering business has grown drastically from strength to strength up to date.
The DAMAC owner, Hussain Sajwani, has been awarded for various achievements in this industry. In the year 2017, he was nominated as the best Property CEO of the Year. The very same year he received the award of being Ranked Number 15 on Hotelier Power 50.
The CEO and founder of DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani, has supported several charity programs. In 2017, DAMAC Foundation gave a sponsorship to Dubai Future Foundation’s, a coder initiative aiming to provide free software development training to an estimated number of one million young Arabs.
Despite the extensive experience of the company employees, the DAMAC Company has, it has maintained its success due to the ability to embrace impactful changes, in the Middle East and globally as well. According to DAMAC owner, the world experience seismic shifts at a phenomenal rate, therefore, as an entrepreneur, you need to find an opportunity in these changes.
Science and technology as well, has led to extraordinary innovation which has led to an efficient business world. Hussain Sajwani believes that the business persons who use the tools at their disposal effectively, together with the available human and natural resources, they can make it in this competitive business world despite the many challenges.