Born and bred in a humble home in Dubai, Hussain Sajwani is understands the essence of creating opportunities for others through charity. Currently one of the richest Arab natives, and also one of the most affluent people in the world, Damac founder and owner, Hussain Sajwani recently has taken to philanthropy as his way of giving back to the community. Just recently, he donated $2 million which is meant to benefit children from needy backgrounds around the world.
Promoting better living conditions
The DAMAC Owner, through his company, has always been at the forefront of promoting better living standards for the needy in Dubai. He is constantly rallying behind government and other non-governmental organizations and helping them achieve their goals through financial aid.
For instance, his recent donation will help clothe over 50,000 kids in different parts of the world. The clothing campaign to which Hussain Sajwani (@hussainsajwani) made the donation to was established in 1983 to help poor families gain access to basic needs in life like clothing. He would also promote campaign among his peers who also came out to support the move and in effect pushed up the total contributions towards the campaign to over AED 120 million.
An inside look at Hussain Sajwani’s life
Hussain’s family laid so much emphasis on entrepreneurship and hard work. Skills that the young would pick and lean on as he sailed through life. This hard work in school was particularly impactful it helped him earn an educational scholarship to study in the US.
He used this as a bridge to his success and after completing his engineering degree, he came back to Dubai where he worked for Abu Dhabi industries for a year. After a while, he set off on his own and established a catering business which thanks to his top-notch entrepreneurial skills, hardworking nature and experience garnered while working at Abu Dhabi flourished within a short while.
He later ventured in real estate by establishing DAMAC properties that has since earned him a fortune and made him an authority figure in the world. Today, Hussain Sajwani now is knee-deep in the real estate and hospitality industry where he owns a chain of hotels as well as residential and commercial properties all over the world.
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