Hussain Sajwani, the originator and chairman of DAMAC Properties, developed a passion for business at an early age when he was working at his father’s shop. It’s the first place that give him experience and business skills, and while he was still in school, the skills he learned prepared him into the field of entrepreneurship.
Sajwani has been recognized as a successful entrepreneur in the United Arab Emirates, and also one of the flourishing Arabs in the Middle East. His major contributions in DAMAC Properties and the success of his other businesses have made him honored as a visionary leader and also a fantastic entrepreneur.
Before investing in DAMAC Properties, Hussain used most of his time mentoring the upcoming entrepreneurs. He also worked for other companies with the aim of improving his entrepreneurial and leadership skills, and with time, he was able to gain some valuable experience as an employee, and that prepared him for the business world. Later, he opened a catering business which recorded exponential success and a general increase in profit margin.
Hussain Sajwani was always looking for better and viable opportunities, and due to the lucrative nature of the real estate business; he decided to invest in. Hussain is known to be a creative and innovative businessman who responds quickly to big opportunities. DAMAC Properties started from humble beginnings and involved in developing small hotels in Dubai, but after purchasing a property in the downtown of Emirates, the firm blossomed and commenced dealing with major projects in the high-end places of Dubai.
According to Hussain Sajwani, entrepreneurship is inborn, and for one to qualify as an entrepreneur, passion is a key factor. One must be passionate about whatever they are doing to succeed. His passion to grow his business contributed to his company extending to other countries, for instance, UK.
Hussain Sajwani has outstanding leadership skills, and he is also a great team leader. DAMAC Properties has over 2000 employees, all under the leadership of Hussain. He explains that; the manner in which you treat your employees dramatically determines their effectiveness in delivering the goals of their workplace.
At DAMAC Properties, employees have the privilege to air their views and opinions, and also participate in decision making. According to Hussain, involving employees in the affairs of your company helps them to stay focused in spearheading the objectives of that organization. And that’s why the leadership of Hussain Sajwani is viewed as exceptional.