Hussain Sajwani is a world-renowned real estate developer and serves as the Chairman and CEO of DAMAC Properties. DAMAC Properties was founded by Mr. Sajwani in 2002 with the main objective creating more luxury homes and helping solve the housing crisis in Dubai and the Middle East region. Since its formation, DAMAC Properties has made tremendous achievement in the real estate sector and has grown to be the leading real estate agency in the whole of the Middle East region. Among the achievements that the firm has been able to accomplish within a short period include being listed in the London Stock Exchange LSE in 2013 just a year after its inception and also getting listed on the Dubai Financial Markets on January 2015 (http://www.arabianbusiness.com/the-world-richest-arabs-2014-574217.html?view=profile&itemid=574179#.WHgeI2QrIUs). Besides, the firm’s mega residential and commercial projects in countries such as Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi and Dubai have won several awards in the real estate industry. One notable project is the DAMAC Hills projected which is located in Dubailand has turned out to be one of the best golf community developments globally.
Hussain Sajwani DAMAC owner has the passion and the drive to see that the company’s clients become successful homeowners. DAMAC Properties has not only invested in the real estate sector but also in the hospitality industry. The company owns several luxury hotels and restaurants across the Middle East region. The hotels, restaurants, and luxury apartments are under different brands such as the AYKON Hotels and Resort and the DAMAC Maison Royale Hotels and Resorts among others. DAMAC hospitality business dates back many years ago when the company was contracted by the US army to provide food catering services during the Desert Storm operation. The company performed extremely well and was awarded other catering contracts in the Gulf, Bosnia, and Somalia.
Hussain Sajwani has partnered with iconic world figures such as the United States President Donald Trump in the real estate business. DAMAC Properties partnered with the Trump organization to develop the Trump International Golf Club. Hussain Sajwani has continued to partner with other members of the Trump family including his children Donald Jr. and Eric. To show his friendship during the New Years Eve Party, President Trump invited and acknowledged the Hussain Sajwani family. Learn more: http://www.thenational.ae/business/industry-insights/property/damac-chairman-relishes-his-roots
Shafik Sachedina is a qualified dental surgeon and is the co-founder and chairman of the Sussex Healthcare company. His company focuses on the provision of care to homes and support services in Sussex County. Dr Shafik is Jamati Institution’s Head of Department. This is a Secretariat of His Highness the Agha Khan, which is based in Aiglemont, France. Dr Shafik’s mandate is to ensure the coordination of activities and programs of the Ismaili community in 16 areas where these institutions are located. He also interfaces with the Agha Khan Development Network Programs and the Ismaili communities’ institution spread in Central Asia.
By being on the Institute’s Board of Governors, Dr Shafik Sachedina has other responsibilities he carries out for the Ismaili Jamat and community. They include membership at the Agha Khan Development Network, Chairman of the FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance International Coordinating Committee and also a member of the Ismaili Leaders International Forum. He has also served in volunteer capacities among them as the president of the Ismaili Council for the United Kingdom for two terms.
His position as the Head of the department at Jamat institutions is to ensure the work is appropriately coordinated. All these institutions are only answerable to the Imam. His work and operation with the Jamati and the Agha Khan are based on voluntary capacity which is a longstanding tradition of voluntary service within the two institutions.
Dr Shafik was born in Dare salaam, Tanzania but relocated to London in 1950. He became a British national and rose to many positions in the healthcare companies. He attended the University of London Guy Hospital Medical and Dental school. He is an entrepreneur who has ventured into the healthcare sector; having founded the Sussex Healthcare Company. He is a board member Sussex Healthcare, a company that has a 25-year experience in caring for the older people. Under Dr Shafik, Sussex Healthcare is dedicated to enhancing the physical, intellectual, emotional and social aspects of those that are living in the care homes they provide. Sussex also provides care to people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PLMD) with the help of specialised treatment and qualified staff.
The general idea is to make the older people and those with Alzheimer’s live a comfortable life. Sussex Healthcare has also worked with experts who have diverse expertise in several therapies that include physiotherapy, reflexology and occupational therapy.
Learn more about Shafik Sachedina: https://www.duedil.com/director/904535958/shafik-sachedina