Hussain Sajwani is a citizen of United Arabs Emirates, he was born in the year 1956.He holds a Bachelor of Arts Science in the university of Washington. He resigned from the public sector and decided to start his own business in 1982. He ventured into catering industry in Abu Dhabi. Later he expanded the company becoming one of the largest catering companies in the region supplying the US military through Iraq war as well as in Somalia, Bosnia and Afghanistan. Moreover, he was also involved in supplying oil and gas. In 1992, he established an investment company known as Twilight. In 2002 he founded DAMAC Properties where is currently chairman.
DAMAC Properties is involved in real estate investments. This includes mansions, lavish villas, apartments and a retainer center. It has its headquarters in Dubai. The company was involved in the building of the Trump International Course; which has the most luxurious villas in the world. DAMAC Properties has entered into collaboration with luxury brands such as Versace, Fendi and Bugatti. Moreover, the company has marketing events in various countries such as China, India and Europe. Niall Mc Loughlin is in partnership with DAMAC Properties in these marketing events. Versace who is an investor also works together with DAMAC Properties in the Design industry.
President Donald Trump has conducted various business deals with Hussain Sajwani given that they are both involved in real estate business. They are also family friends with extensive interactions during various ceremonies. For example, Sajwani and his family attended Trump’s victory ceremony and he acknowledged their presence. Given the rising conflict of interest between Trump’s presidency and business, Hussain Sajwani feels that Trump Organization should continue in business under the capable leadership of Trump’s children.
Hussain Sajwani is also a man with a big heart. He supported the Tarahamu campaign by donating to the Red Crescent. Further to this, he supports the government of the United Arab Emirates in most of its projects. For example, in their Ramadhan initiative to clothe and feed needy children, he donated a AED two million cheque . On top of that Hussain Sajwani supports refugees in Lebanon. He has also been involved in water aid programs, building of a facility for people living with autism and other welfare projects.