Hussain Sajwani is one of the most known entrepreneurs in the world. He is greatly known for his development of the DAMAC properties. DAMAC Properties is a world-class property development firm that is based in Dubai. Hussain Sajwani was born in the United Arab Emirates by a father who also had a great entrepreneurial mind. He went to the University of Washington where he graduated with a degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics.
His Career Journey
The career of this great businessman started in 1981 when he was working for the Abu Dhabi Gas industries as a finance officer. After two years of working with the Abu Dhabi, the great DAMAC owner moved on to start the Global Logistics Services Company. This is a catering company that has, since its development, grown to be a noticeable leader in the industry. Now the company comprises of more than 200 projects based in Africa and in the Commonwealth of Independent States. According to alaraby.co.uk, the catering company can serve over 150,000 meals per day in any given market including construction sites, army camps, 5-star hotels as well as some educational institutions among other industries.
Being a great entrepreneur, Sajwani decided to start the DAMAC Properties. This is a company that ventures in the property development market. Presently, DAMAC can be defined as one of the biggest real estate development companies based in the Middle East featuring an incredibly successful projects portfolio. The success of this company is attributed to the DAMAC owner’s knowledge of property developments, law, finance administration, and marketing. Consequently, Hussain Sajwani was named among the top 100 most influential Arabs in the world by the Gulf Business.
His Recent involvement in the One Million Arab Coders Initiative
Hussain Sajwani, the DAMAC owner, and CEO has recently signed a partnership deed in support and sponsor of the great One Million Arab Coders Initiative. This is an initiative that was launched in Dubai by the Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai with a key objective to offer free programming training to around one million Arab youths. The training was done to empower the young people with the languages of the future, coding skills as well as creating new opportunities for them