Hussain Sajwani has made several profitable forays in the property market throughout his long career. His track record is as close to immaculate as a businessman/investor can get. The Muslim billionaire is regarded as a pioneer of the property market expansion.
Much of Sajwani’s success in the real estate industry can be traced back to his time in the food business. In the early 1980’s he founded catering services company Al Jazeira Services. Al Jazeira caters construction campsites, army camps, educational institutions, 5-star hotels, and other like setups, spanning locations in the Middle East, Africa and the CIS. Sajwani’s catering service has even received praise from the American army.
During operation desert storm, Al Jazeira performed remarkable food service for the soldiers a part of the operation. Despite being very successful in the food business, Sajwani made a segue into real estate because it was more profitable. However, the catering service is still an operational part of the DAMAC Group. Learn more about Hussain Sajwani Family: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kerryadolan/2016/03/01/the-donald-of-dubai-hussain-sajwani-interview/#1b049a722f15
Sajwani’s has wanted to be an entrepreneur since he was very young. No doubt he was inspired by his father, who was a business owner himself, owning a watch shop.
Once he earned his high school diploma, Sajwani enrolled in the University of Washington. While attending the university, he studied economics and industrial engineering. In 1981 he graduated from Washington with his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering.
Hussain Sajwani has developed many business relationships and friends in business through the years. None of them are as famous as newly appointed U.S. President Donald Trump. The two first collaborated in 2003 and they’ve been buddies ever since. Read more: Hussain Sajwani | Forbes
The two are so close they spent new years eve 2017 together. Trump thinks Sajwani possesses on the best business minds he’s come across in his career. These two will no doubt continue to do business deals in the near future.
A lesser known fact about Sajwani is his passion for philanthropy. He knows he’s been blessed and wants to give back where he can. He has participated and donated funds to non-profit organizations that focus on clothing needy children. The billionaire donated over 540,000 USD to a noble cause aiming to clothe one million needy children around the world.