The New Year’s dinner that was held to celebrate Trump’s victory as the 45th president of the country was mostly successful. There are, however, a few questions that people have been raising about some of the ranking businessmen who attended the event. Trump mentioned one Hussain Sajwani and stated that he was one of his greatest allies in business and had offered him a sweet business deal that he would, unfortunately, have to turn down. It left many people with one question, who is Hussain Sajwani and what is his connection with Trump. Here are a few things that you may not know about the prominent businessman.
Hussain Sajwani is one of the most successful real estate investors in the Middle East. He owns a company called DAMAC. This group has been in existence for the past three decades, and they have established their network in the Middle East. The firm creates luxury real estate property in cities such as Jeddah, Beirut, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and most recently, London. The DAMAC owner has come a long way in investment. He graduated from the Washington State University and took his first job in GASCO, a company that is under ADNOC. He worked his way to the top and was also saving for his future investment. Learn more: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/company/DAMAC_Properties_Dubai_Co_PJSC-1003015/
The Hussain Sajwani Family has been said to have coordinated the building of a Luxury resort for Donald Trump in the UAE. Trump was expected to be present in the grand opening, but since he was sworn in as the president, he has had to delegate the personal businesses to his son and his son-in-law. Both of them attended the grand opening. There is more to this prominent businessman than just entrepreneurial genius. For instance, he has been involved in some charities both in the UAE and abroad. Learn more: http://www.emirates247.com/news/richest-arabs-youngest-billionaire-wealthiest-family-2016-04-17-1.627434
He was part of a team which delivered water to poor neighborhoods with the assistance of the Red Cross. He has participated in a clothing campaign for refugees of war in Lebanon and many others. Hussain Sajwani is an exemplary businessman, an astute philanthropist and a visionary. He is creating a legacy that will live long after him.