2017

Dubai Land Department – Real Estate Tycoon Awards

DAMAC Properties Ranks First on Forbes Global 2000 List of Fastest Growing Companies Worldwide

CEO Middle East Awards – Top Property CEO

DAMAC announces a new international collaboration with Roberto Cavalli Group for the launch of the world’s first villas to feature interiors by “Just Cavalli” in AKOYA Oxygen

Ranked 6th most influential person in Dubai

Hussain Sajwani tops the list of real estate CEO's in the Top CEO Awards 2017

Received Arab Eagle Award for Wise Management

Opened the Trump International Golf Club Dubai

2016

Launched AYKON City, located on Sheikh Zayed Road and overlooking the Dubai Canal

Delivered DAMAC Maison de Ville Tenora, first ever project in Dubai South to be completed and handed over

Delivered first units in DAMAC Hills

Delivered DAMAC Tower in Beirut, Lebanon

2015

Listed DAMAC on local stock exchange - Dubai Financial Market

Delivered The Piazza, first project in Doha, Qatar

Launched AYKON London One

Opened five hotels in just 14 months through DAMAC Hotels & Resorts

2014

Delivered first project 'DAMAC Residences with interiors by Versace Home' in Jeddah, KSA

Acquired and launched 55 million square foot master development 'AKOYA Oxygen'

2013

Established further luxury brand associations (Trump/Fendi/Paramount)

Launched DAMAC Hills (previously known as AKOYA by DAMAC)

Received Gulf Business Industry Award for ``Real Estate CEO of the Year``

Received CEO Middle East Award for ``Property CEO of the Year``

Issued public shares in the first IPO following the crisis (USD 380 million) - listed on London Stock Exchange

2011

Ventured into hospitality market through the establishment of DAMAC Hotels & Resorts

2010

Established first partnership with Versace to build DAMAC Tower with interiors by Versace Home in Beirut

2006

Delivered first project 'Marina Terrace' in Dubai

2005

Established Taiba Kuwaiti Holding Company KSCC, a listed company with a paid up capital of USD 50 million to focus on the emerging economies of Kuwait and Iraq

2003

Acquired 40% stake in the Bahrain-based, public-listed Al Ahlia Insurance Company

2002

Established DAMAC Properties, which has grown to be one of the largest property development companies in the Middle East

1998

Acquired Al Anwar Ceramic Tiles Co, the first and only tile manufacturer in Oman

1997

Established Al Jazeira Services, listed on the Muscat Securities Market with a capitalisation of over USD 110 million

1992

Established DAMAC Invest, the flagship investment arm of the holding company

Mid-90’s

Built hotels to accommodate the growing influx of people coming to the emirate to do business and trade

1982

Started career as a Contracts Manager in GASCO, a subsidiary of ADNOC (Abu Dhabi National Oil Company)

Started own catering venture (Dariah Management Services Company)

1981

Graduated in Industrial Engineering & Economics from the University of Washington